NOTITIA MONASTICA; OR AN ACCOUNT OF ALL THE ABBIES, PRIORIES, AND HOUSES OF FRIERS, heretofore in England and Wales and also of all the Colleges and Hospitals founded before AD MDXL

By: Tanner, Thomas [1674-1735] [Lord Bishop of St Asaph]

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Folio, contemporary calf, upper board detached but present, wear to extremeties with corners rubbed, small pieces missing from head and tail of spine. First published in 1695 in a smaller octavo format, this is the second edition, much expanded by the author's brother following his death, copper frontis, portrait by Vertue, three further plates depicting coats of arms, printers device to title page and engraving to final leaf. Marbled end papers with bookplates of Philip Champion Crespigny to paste down, Portrait, Title, [i-iv lacking], v-xlvii, [10] 722pp [54]

Title: NOTITIA MONASTICA; OR AN ACCOUNT OF ALL THE ABBIES, PRIORIES, AND HOUSES OF FRIERS, heretofore in England and Wales and also of all the Colleges and Hospitals founded before AD MDXL

Author Name: Tanner, Thomas [1674-1735] [Lord Bishop of St Asaph]

Categories: Ecclesiology,

Publisher: William Bowyer for John Whiston, John Osborn, & Francis Changuion: 1744

Binding: hardback

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 102221

Keywords: ecclesiology architecture art design churches cathedrals,