A Letter from the Bishop of Rochester, To the Right Honourable The Earl of Dorset and Middlesex, Lord-Chamberlain of His Majesties Houshold, Concerning his Sitting in the Late Ecclesiastical Commission

Sprat, Thomas

Published by Printed By Edw. Jones, London, 1688
Used Condition: Collectible-Very Good Illustrated Wrappers
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20-page booklet, previously bound. Thomas Sprat (1635 - 1713) was a prominent churchman, at the time of the writing of this letter he was the Bishop of Rochester. This letter is written to Charles Sackville, the 6th Earl of Dorset (1638-1706). In this letter, Rev. Sprat delineates his association with the Ecclesiastical Commission of 1686, which was set up by King James II in order to steer the country towards Roman Catholicism. It was very unpopular, and disbanded in 1688. Bookseller Inventory # 4127


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Title: A Letter from the Bishop of Rochester, To ...

Publisher: Printed By Edw. Jones, London

Publication Date: 1688

Binding: Illustrated Wrappers

Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good

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