An Exact Discovery of the Mystery of Iniquity as it is now in Practice amongst the Jesuits and other their Emissaries: With a Particular Account of the Antichristian and Devillish Policy. composed in the Italian tongue by One of the Romish Religion, Translated into English, and now newly Published by Tutus Oates D.D.
Edition: First Edition
London: Benjamin Harris, 1679. A disbound tract / pamphlet. no covers. Title, dedication, preface and 22 pages. This work was produced in the midst of the Popish Plot, as one of the foundation stones of Oates evidence. It gives the overall background of the Jesuits evil nature, and their desires to control the politics of the world. Dedicated to the Earl of Shaftesbury - he was a supporter of Oates and was firmly against the Catholic cause, he was one of the most important participants in the events of the Plot. Wing E3644 - collation: [vi]. 1-30 pp. gathers: (A2-E3]
Condition: The title leaf is detached, the dedication has a small loss in the bottom corner. There is some foxing throughout. Lacks initial and final blank leaves.