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A Faithful narrative of the proceedings in a late affair between the Rev. John Swinton, and Mr. George Baker, both of Wadham College, Oxford : wherein the reasons, that induced Mr. Baker to accuse Mr. Swinton of sodomitical practices, and the terms, upon which he signed the recantation, industriously publish'd in the Daily advertiser, London evening post, &c. are circumstantially set down, and submitted to the publick : to which is prefix'd a particular account of the proceedings against Robert Thistlethwayte, late doctor of divinity, and warden of Wadham college, for a sodomitical attempt upon Mr. W. French, commoner of the same college.

Publication:
London : and sold at the Britannia ..., Printed in the year M.DCC.XXXIX. [1739]
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Book
32 p. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
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Subjects:
Sodomy -- England.
Trials (Sodomy) -- England.
Swinton, John, 1703-1777.
Baker, George, fl. 1739.
Thistlethwayte, Robert.
French, W.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
On t.p., date of publication precedes "and sold at ..."
Erratum: verso t.p.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Tom Farinholt and Blair Edlow Memorial Book Fund.
Penn Chronology:
1739
Cited in:
ESTC T35232
Contributor:
Tom Farinholt and Blair Edlow Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
63875018