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England's Conversion and Reformation compared.

MANNING Robert (1725)

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Or, the Young Gentleman directed in his choice of his Religion. To which is premised, a brief Enquiry into the General Grounds of the Catholick Faith. In a Conversation betweenn a Young Gentleman and his Preceptor,. Divided into Four Dialogues.

Small 8vo. [Text: 158 x 100 mm)]. 158, [3], 168-230, [6 (index, errata, corrigendum, addendum)] pp. Contemporary plain sheep (much rubbed, joints cracked but firm, crack developing down the centre of the spine, headcaps damaged, corners worn).

Londini: Typis J.P. Coghlan, 1788.

Blom 2108. ESTC/Blom list + in UK; Auckland University, National Library of Australia; Kansas, Newberry Library only in USA.

The last of five 18th century editions listed by Blom. The liturgy itself is in Latin but pp. 167-230 comprise an appendix of instructions and exhortations in English which first appeared in 1759 (see Blom 81).

Stock Code: 61624