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Author: Stillingfleet, Edward (1635-1699) Title: ORIGINES SACRAE or a Rational Account of the Grounds of Christian Faith, as to the Truth and Divine Authority of the Scriptures, And the matters therein contained.
Description: London, Henry Mortlock at the Phoenix in St.Paul's Churchyard 4th edition corrected and amended 1675 Titlepage in red & black. . THREE BOOKS in One but through-paginated. Quarto contemporary calf blind ruled on 4 raised bands (hinges cracked but held by cords/repaired to top & bottom compartment of spine & lower board & corners) Titlepage + +619pp +publisher's booklist (TP+A2+(a-d4)+B-Iiii4). Titlepage edge browned, with signature of Edwd. Shand 1729. A few signs of use ie. small spots/corner creases here & there but no tears, no underlining or marginalia and having good wide margins and strong and supple paper. *Biblical truth asserted from historical sources and especially to show that the Christian faith was established in Britain before the Papal Catholic missions of St.Augustine and as these were a much later development so that the Pope had no historic authority in Britain. It claimed a proper independence of the Christian Church in Britain directly from the foundation by the apostle, St.Paul.
Keywords: religion spirituality faith
Price: GBP 126.00 = appr. US$ 179.93 Seller: Abbey Antiquarian Books
- Book number: V67751
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