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Burnet, Gilbert, 1643–1715
The history of the reformation of the Church of England : in two parts.
The second edition, corrected.
London : Printed by T.H. for Richard Chiswell ..., 1681-1683.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill. ; 34 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
BR375 B9 1681+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN 1742 Yale Library 6.3.18-19: Imperfect: engraved title-pages and t.p. of v. 1 wanting, that of v. 2 mounted; ports. wanting; pages mutilated and wanting. Spine fragments from volume 2 housed and classed separately as 2017 Folio 38.
Portraits engraved by Robert White; after Hans Holbein.
"A collection of records and original papers; with other instruments": at end of v. 1-2.
Wing, D.G. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English books printed in other countries, 1641-1700 (2nd ed.), B5798, B5799
English short title catalogue, R19796
English short title catalogue, R29152
Div: Gift of the Henry Lloyd Library of St. John's Church, Stamford.
Div: With two bookplates: "Henry Lloyd, Esq."
Subject Terms:
Chiswell, Richard -- Publisher.
Church of England.
Great Britain -- Church history.
Gwyn, Francis, 1648?-1734 -- Bookplate, 1698.
Reformation -- Great Britain.
T. H. -- Printer.
Engravings -- 1681-1683.
White, Robert, 1645-1703, engraver.
Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543, ill.

  • v.1. Of the progress made in it during the reign of K. Henry the VIII
  • v.2. Of the progress made in it till the settlement of it in the beginning of Q. Elizabeth's reign

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