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Lot 204 of 207: Lewis, John An Apology for the Clergy of the Church of England. Printed for Richard Wilkin, at the King's Head in St Paul's Churchyard, 1711. 8vo, full contemporary panelled calf; xxviii, xxi, [1 (blank)], 526 (lacking pp. 107-8); provenance: Joseph Beeby 1755 (his owner's poetical inscription throughout book shaming any who would steal this book). Lewis was a strict Low Church Anglican who frequently excited the hostility of the High Church wing. His views found favour however with Archbishops

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Books, Maps & Ephemera(#172BK)  15/03/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed