The History of the Reformation of the Church of England. In Two Parts.

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The History of the Reformation of the Church of England. In Two Parts.

BURNET, Gilbert

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The First Part, of the Progress made in it during the Reign of K. Henry the VIII. Including a Collection of Records and Original papers; with other Instruments Referred to in the Former History. And, an appendix concerning some of the Errors and Falsehoods in Sander's Book of the English Schism. The Second Part, of the Progress in it till the Settlement of it in the beginning of Q. Elizabeth's Reign. With a collation of records and Original papers with other instruments referred to in the second part.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Richard Chiswell
  • Edition: The Second Edition, Corrected
  • Date Published: 1681
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 volumes. Vol. 1: [18], 377, 368,[4]p. with 8 engraved plates including frontispiece and 7 portraits; [24], 421, [8], 416p with 5 engraved plates including frontispiece and 4 portraits. 32.5 cm folios with full leather bindings. Ex-library with small labels on front endpapers. Back board missing from volume 1 with table of records at end detached, but included with the volume. Leather shows significant deterioration. Endpapers rough with tearing in volume 2 with no effect on plate or on text. Volume 2 disbound with detached boards and spine leather removed. Bindings in need of repair. Pages 413-414 of part 2's appendix missing. Text clean and unmarked throughout both volumes. While binding is in need of attention the detailed contents make the investment worthwhile for the right collector.

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