Act of Abjuration of the Pretender

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The Act of Abjuration of the Pretender is passed in England, making it obligatory to swear an oath of fidelity to King and heirs according to the Act of Settlement.

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Editors. "Act of Abjuration of the Pretender". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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