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An Important Enquiry; or, the Nature of a Church Reformation fully Considered

REDFORD, Sebastian (1751)

£150.00  [First Edition]

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First Edition. 8vo. [Text: 190 x 115 mm]. [xxxix], [i (blank), 407, [1 (blank)], [8 (contents / errata; final blank leaf)] pp. Occasional minor damping to corners, lightly browned throughout, short horizontal tear from the fore-margin of b1. Modern black quarter cloth.

London: in the Year 1751.

Blom 2423l. ESTC/Blom list + copies in UK; W.A. Clark Library, Cornell, Fordham, General Theological Seminary, Kansas, St Louis in USA. Some copies have 2pp. of contents or no contents at the end. It is said that half the edition (400 copies) were seized by the authorities and destroyed. Reprinted in 1758.

Provenance: Joseph Gillow, with bookplate and a 3-line signed note on a preserved front flyleaf and a few
pencil references on a preserved rear flyleaf.

Stock Code: 59191