Reformatio Legum Ecclesiasticarum, ex Authoritate Primum Regis Henrici 8. inchoata
Church of England
Title continued: "Deinde per Regem Edouardum 6. provecta, adauctaque in hunc modum, atq; nunc ad pleniorem ipsarum reformationen in lucem edita." Translation from English attributed to Cheke and Haddon. Henry VIII's break with Rome to establish the Anglican Church was the most influential action of his reign. This work contains a proposal for a set of canon laws, but they were never enacted. Latin text.
Publisher: Impensis Societatis Stationariorum
Edition: First Edition Thus
Date Published: 1641
Place Published: Londini
Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 303 p. 20 cm. Headpiece, tailpiece and drop initials. Cambridge-style leather binding. All edges red. Wormhole in head of spine, spine label missing, some spots on covers, corners worn. Bookplate for Beilby Thompson of Escrick on front pastedown, small ink notation on front free endpaper, a little discolouration to edges of first pages..