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DUGDALE (William) and Roger Dodsworth.
PLATES BY WENCESLAUS HOLLAR AND OTHERS
DUGDALE (William) and Roger Dodsworth. Monasticon Anglicanum,  Sive Pandectae Coenobiorum Bendictionorum Cluniacensium Cisterciensium Carthusianorum a Primordiis Ad Eorum Usque Dissolutionem... Christopher Wilkinson, Alice Warren, & Thomas Newcombe, 1682, 1661 & 1673
Second Edition of volume 1, engraved title, (xxxii) + 1151 pp, 57 plates including the folding map of Thanet, First Edition volume 2, (xx) + 1057 + xlvi pp, 29 plates, also text illusts. First Edition volume 3, (vi) + 393 + 218 pp. 20 plates, together 3 vols, total of 106 plates, folio, full contemporary calf, spines laid down, rubbed, small contemporary library label on engraved title "Ex Libris D.Mazet."
"The publication was productive of many law-suits, by the revival of old writings; and the puritans were highly offended at it, as they looked upon it as a preparatory step to introducing popery." - Lowndes.
£2250.00   

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