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Raths-Befrangung an das oraculum durch die Potentaten auf Erden zu wissen ob der von Gott gegebene Prinz von Wallis.

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[“Council inquiry to the Oraculum by the potentates of the earth, to determine whether the God-given Prince of Wales was a changeling, or if he was the legitimate son?”] Whitehall; Translated from the English to French, and from the French into High German; printed in the year 1688. Regarding the conflict over the legitimacy of the son of James II, James Francis Edward Stuart (1688-1766). When he was born, a rumor was spread (by supporters of the Williamites, or supporters of William III) that James F.E. Stuart was a changeling smuggled into the birth chamber after the true heir was stillborn. Although this rumor was most likely untrue, it persisted throughout his life.
Title: Raths-Befrangung an das oraculum durch die Potentaten auf Erden zu wissen ob der von Gott gegebene Prinz von Wallis.
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Type of Resource: text
Genre: Pamphlet
Date Created: 1688
Physical Form: online resource
Extent: 38 pages ; 20 cm (4to)
Language(s): German
Summary: [“Council inquiry to the Oraculum by the potentates of the earth, to determine whether the God-given Prince of Wales was a changeling, or if he was the legitimate son?”] Whitehall; Translated from the English to French, and from the French into High German; printed in the year 1688. Regarding the conflict over the legitimacy of the son of James II, James Francis Edward Stuart (1688-1766). When he was born, a rumor was spread (by supporters of the Williamites, or supporters of William III) that James F.E. Stuart was a changeling smuggled into the birth chamber after the true heir was stillborn. Although this rumor was most likely untrue, it persisted throughout his life.
Identifier: fauwflb1f27 (IID)
Physical Location: Florida Atlantic University Libraries' Marvin and Sybil Weiner Spirit of America Collection, Pamphlets: Foreign Language B1F27
Collection: Florida Atlantic University Digital Library Collections
Subject(s): Great Britain -- History -- James II, 1685-1688 -- Sources -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- History -- Revolution of 1688 -- Sources -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Succession -- Early works to 1800
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1660-1688 -- Early works to 1800
James -- Prince of Wales -- 1688-1766
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fau/fd/fauwflb1f27
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Host Institution: FAU

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