The abridgment of the History of the reformation of the Church of England

by Gilbert Burnet, D.D

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Burnet, Gilbert, 1643-1715.
Associated Names: Chiswell, Richard (Bookseller), Darby, John (Printer)
Uniform Title:The history of the reformation of the Church of England. Abridgments
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed by J. D[arby]. for Richard Chiswell, at the Rose and Crown in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1683.
Edition:The second [i.e. third] edition.
Physical Description:[32],319,[1],384 p., 5 leaves of plates : ports ; 19 cm (8vo)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
Bibliographical reference number:
General note:"Book II. Of the life and reign of King Edward the Sixth" begins new pagination on 2B1r.
In fact the hidden "third edition". See May, James E., "The first three editions of Gilbert Burnet's Abridgment of The history of the reformation of the church, parts 1-2", The papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 93:2 (1999): 181-212.
In this edition, the rule between the edition statement and the imprint is broken, the "1" in the date is directly under the "C" in "Crown", and the "B" in "Abridgment" (in fact the "B" is unbroken in this Trinity College copy) and second "R" in "Reformation" are broken. (ESTC)
Printer's name from Wing (CD-ROM edition).
The first leaf is blank.
With an additional title page, engraved (plate): The history of the reformation. Abridged.
Citation / References note:ESTC, R19850
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), B5756
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