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Author Hickes, George, 1642-1715.

Title Two treatises on the Christian priesthood, and on the dignity of the episcopal order [microform] : with a prefatory discourse in answer to a book entitled, The rights of the Christian church, &c., and an appendix / by George Hickes, D.D. sometime fellow of Lincoln college, and dean of Worcester.

Imprint Oxford : John Henry Parker, 1847-48.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 21867-68    ---  Available
Edition 4th ed.
Description 3 v. : plate.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 21867-68
Note First published in 1707.
The editor's advertisement signed: I. B. [i.e. J. Barrow] 1847. cf. British museum catalogue.
"The two treatises ... had been written in or soon after the year 1695.... The publication of Tindal's work, The rights of the Christian church asserted, in 1706, led Hickes to publish them, with the discourse in answer to that work...."--Advertisement.
The appendix, volume 3, consists chiefly of writings of other authors expanding and supporting volumes 1 and 2.
Contents v. 1. An account of additions to the third edition. A letter to the author of The rights of the Christian church asserted. A prefatory discourse in answer to The rights -- v. 2. The Christian priesthood asserted. The dignity of the episcopal order -- v. 3. The appendix.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 2 microfiches : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 21867-68)
Note s 1976 ilu n
Subject Church of England -- Clergy.
Church of England -- Customs and practices.
Theology, Doctrinal.
Added Author Tindal, Matthew, 1653?-1733. Rights of the Christian church asserted.

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