After more than a century of repression in 1905 the Edict of Toleration brought some relief.
In Jutland, too, after the repression, in 1441, of a peasant rising, something very like serfdom was introduced.
The repression of crime and the demand of taxation he regards alike as tyranny.
But the memory of the benefits conferred by the English constitution remained fresh and green amidst the arid waste of repression which followed.
This work, and especially certain notes added by the translator, gave great offence to the advocates of unlimited papal authority, and three separate memorials were presented asking for its repression.