Baxter’s petition to the King

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 123 DWL/RB/1/265
  • Former Reference
      GB 123 Treatises vii.218 Treatises vii.24
  • Dates of Creation
      6 October 1686
  • Name of Creator
  • Physical Description
      f 1 (f 1v is blank); 295 x 186 mm.

Scope and Content

Baxter’s draft of his petition to the King, requesting that the matters contained in his Paraphrase (for which he was then imprisoned) might be referred to the Bishop of London, his Diocesan, or other Bishops.

Includes: ‘Most humbly shewing That your Petitioner having lately written & caused to be printed a booke entitled A Paraphrase with notes on the New Testament’


See also arts. DWL/RB/1/33 and 126.

Other Finding Aids

Argent / Black vii.218 (also listed as vii.24); Thomas p.21