William Wake (1657-1737) was Dean of Exeter and later Archbishop of Canterbury. This book was "Occasion'd by a Book, Intituled, The Rights, Powers, and Privileges of an English Convocation." written in 1701 by Francis Atterbury (1662-1732). Folio (13" tall). (4),xviii,(20),622,247(i.e. 147),(3)pp. including 1 page of ads. Cont. paneled calf, somewhat worn, rebound in tan morocco with red calf labels, with the original front and back covers laid back down. Blank top margin of title page with a contemporary gift inscription dated 1702, discussing the receipt of the book, signed by Thomas Took. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE STATE OF THE CHURCH AND CLERGY OF ...
Publisher: Printed for R. Sare
Publication Date: 1703
Binding: Full calf
Book Condition: Very good
Edition: y 1st Edition.
Book Description London: Printed for. R. Sare, 1703. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Folio, eighteenth century leather, worn, somewhat surface-cracked, spine in seven panels with gilt label, [xviii], (20), 622pp., Appendix in 247 (i.e., 147) pp., errata in 3pp. First Edition. [N.B. - An order for this book originating from outside the USA will require significant additional postage]. Bookseller Inventory # E-19/431