Online Version of William Rogers 1680 text "The Christian Quaker..."

In 1680 Friend William Rogers published a book documenting why some founding Friends were not of the same conscience as George Fox (and those who followed him) concerning the institutionalization of the gathering of Friends by establishing a specific set of outward forms and practices.

The following links comprise the whole of Rogers' work in the form of a facsimile of the original text. This is not a modernized form of the text. It is a copy I have compiled of the 17th century text rendered into PDF format.

Christian Quaker ... By William Rogers
Written 1680
All links point to PDF files

Title Page Image:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kNm5JZUlqeEZqVHM

Preface
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kcGRGSGtUX2ZYLXc

First Part
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kZFFLb0FCeXVLcDA

Second Part
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kQlhtaXk5RmxqWVE

Third Part
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kUWFlMlo3RUpoY3M

Fourth Part
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kaGNyNkN3czM1aHc

Fifth Part
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kSU16YmFvc2JXYVU

Postscript
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kUER6THZ1a0oxblU

Index
https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5QXoJ80zh-kNlV6Y2VyUk9EN00

Please let me know if there are any issues with downloading the sections.

I am working on a modernized version of the book along with annotations and cross-references. However, it will not be available any time soon. At least there is an electronic version now available for those who are interested.

Keith F. Saylor
kfsaylor@gmail.com

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Comment by Keith Saylor on 9th mo. 25, 2021 at 2:37pm

The West answering to the North (published in 1655) has been published in the Christonomy Project at:

http://geofoxlit.blogspot.com/p/the-west-answering-to-north.html

Also a number of early Quaker John Perrot's documents have been published at: 

https://johnperrot.blogspot.com/

Also a number of 

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