Category: 18th Century Books, Church History, Church of England, Bindings-Leather,

Sort

Showing 1-2 of 2

Image for Historiae Ecclesiasticae Gentis Anglorum Libri Quinque, Auctore Sancto & Venerablili Baeda Presbytero Anglo-Saxone, Una com reliquis ejus Operibus Historicis in unum Volumen Collectis.  Cura et Studio Johannis Smith, S.T.P. Et Ecclesiæ Dunelmensis non ita pridem Canonici.

Historiae Ecclesiasticae Gentis Anglorum Libri Quinque, Auctore Sancto & Venerablili Baeda Presbytero Anglo-Saxone, Una com reliquis ejus Operibus Historicis in unum Volumen Collectis. Cura et Studio Johannis Smith, S.T.P. Et Ecclesiæ Dunelmensis non ita pridem Canonici.

By: BEDE, The Venerable.

Price: $1,750.00

Publisher: Cantabridgiæ, [Cambridge], Typis Academicis: MDCCXXII. [1722]

Inscription: Inscription on paste-down endpaper: “E Lib: J. Cla

Item Number: 18000

Condition: Bound original calf covers with double fillet in gilt around edges, sometime rebacked with raised bands and red & gilt morocco title label, scuff marks & wear on original covers, worn thru the leather at the corners, original endpapers, endpapers foxed heavier than rest of the book, very occasional light foxing--very clean copy.<br><br>Collation: Half title leaf, title leaf, b-d2, A-I2, K-A4, Aa-ZZ4, Aaa-Sss4, Ttt-Zzz2, Aaaa-Zaaaaaa2, last leaf blank. Pagination: (1) half-title, (1) blank, (1) title, (1) blank, (4) Epistola, (1) Præfatio, (1) blank, 1-468, [469]-649 Alfred the Great’s Saxon version of Eccl. Hist., (1) blank, [651]-788 Appendix, [789]-823 Vita Bedæ, (1) blank, (13) Index Rerum, (3) blank.<br><br>Online English Short Title Catalogue, Citation No. T138994


Bede’s Historiae Ecclesiasticae, a Primary Source for Early English History. Included is Alfred the Great’s version in Saxon language & characters. Cambridge, 1722.Bede, the Venerable, Saint 673-735. Biblical scholar and ‘Father of English History.’ Best known for his Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis Anglorum (Church History of the English People). “This..., a primary source for early English history, owes its value to Bede’s care in collecting information from those most likely to know, his meticulous listing of his authorities and the separation of historical fac... View more info

Image for An Attempt Towards Recovering an Account of the Numbers and Sufferings of the Clergy of the Church of England, Heads of Colleges, Fellows, Scholars, &c. who were Sequester'd, Harras'd, &c. in the late Times of the Grand Rebellion: Occasion'd by the Ninth Chapter (now the Second Volume) of Dr. Calamy's Abridgment of the Life of Mr. Baxter.  Together with an Examination of That Chapter.  By John Walker, M.A. Rector of St. Mary's the More in Exeter, and some time Fellow of Exeter-College in Oxford.  [15 lines quotes, Matt. vii.5, and Bp. Bramhall against Baxt.]

An Attempt Towards Recovering an Account of the Numbers and Sufferings of the Clergy of the Church of England, Heads of Colleges, Fellows, Scholars, &c. who were Sequester'd, Harras'd, &c. in the late Times of the Grand Rebellion: Occasion'd by the Ninth Chapter (now the Second Volume) of Dr. Calamy's Abridgment of the Life of Mr. Baxter. Together with an Examination of That Chapter. By John Walker, M.A. Rector of St. Mary's the More in Exeter, and some time Fellow of Exeter-College in Oxford. [15 lines quotes, Matt. vii.5, and Bp. Bramhall against Baxt.]

By: WALKER, JOHN.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London,, Printed by W.S. for J. Nicholson, R. Knaplock, R. Wilkin, B. Tooke, D. Midwinter, and B. Cowse.: MDCCXIV [1714]. Folio 1714

Item Number: 17933


"Quotes from title page which describe the sentiments of this book: ""Thou Hypocrite, first cast out the Beam out of thine own Eye, and then shalt thou see clearly to cast out the Mote out of the Brother's Eye. Matt. vii.5."" ""Let Mr. Baxter sum up into one Catalogue all the Nonconformists throughout the Kingdom of England, ever since the Beginning of the Reformation, who have been Cast aside, or Driven away....I dare abate him all the rest of the Kingdom, and only exhibit the Martyrologies of London and the Two Universities; or a List of those, who in these Late Intestine Wars have bee Hal... View more info