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Author: [Whittingham, William:]

Title: A Brief Discourse of the Troubles at Frankfort, in the Year 1554, about the Book of Common Prayer and Ceremonies. Reprinted from the Black-Letter Edition of 1575, with an introduction.

Publication: London: John Petheram, 1846.

Description: 8vo., pp. xiv, [ii], CCXV. Slight age-toning to paper. Original textured cloth, spine lettered in gilt, neatly rebacked preserving most of original spine. Bookplate of William Carruthers.

The text of the 'famous and controversial account' of the conflict in the Protestant exile community at Frankfurt am Main, usually ascribed to William Whittingham, Dean of Durham - although it has also been attributed to Thomas Wood, one of the founders of the community.

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Reference Number: [32949]

Price: £95

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