Books from the Ecclesiastical Collection of Joseph Mendham (1769-1856) | 20 March 2014
] Torturi Torti: Sive, ad Matthaei Torti LibrumResponsio
Sold for £650
(Lancelot, Bishop of Winchester )] Torturi Torti: Sive, ad Matthaei Torti LibrumResponsio, qui nuper editus contra Apologium, woodcut decoration on title, last f. errata, title soiled, 2Z1 to end inner margins at tail creased and slightly stained, late 17th century ink inscription in Latin and Greek of George Dethick on verso of last f. of text, contemporary vellum, creased and soiled, [STC 626], Robert Barker, 1609 § Burhill (Robert) Pro Torturi Torti contra Martinum Becanum Jesuitam, woodcut decoration on title, small part of lower corner torn away, title slightly foxed, margins trimmed, new endpapers, modern half calf, [STC 4118], 1611 § Thomson (Richard) Elenchus Refutationis Torturae Torti, A1 blank present with printed signature, 19th century calf, lacks lower cover, upper cover detached, lacks most of spine, [STC 24032], 1611, woodcut decorations on titles, slightly browned, sm. 8vo, Robert Barker, 1611 (3).
⁂ Part of a written debate between Andrewes and Cardinal Bellarmine following the publication of James I's Apology for the oath, 1608, in which he defended the oath of allegiance.
Thursday 20 March 2014, 11.00am
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Tuesday 18th March 2014 9.30 am - 5.30 pm
Wednesday 19th March 2014 9.30 am - 7.30 pm
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