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A Memorial of Ancient British Piety: or, A British Martyrology : Giving a short account of all such Britons as have been honoured of old amongst the saints; or have otherwise been renowned for their extraordinary Piety and Sanctity. To which is annexed, a translation of two ancient Saxon manuscripts, relating to the burying places of the English saints. From the Library of Bennet College, Cambridge. by Richard Challoner - 1st Edition  - 1761 - from Tarrington Books and Biblio.com

A Memorial of Ancient British Piety: or, A British Martyrology : Giving a short account of all such Britons as have been honoured of old amongst the saints; or have otherwise been renowned for their extraordinary Piety and Sanctity. To which is annexed, a translation of two ancient Saxon manuscripts, relating to the burying places of the English saints. From the Library of Bennet College, Cambridge.

by Richard Challoner

Condition: Very Good


London: W. Needham, 1761. 1st Edition . Very Good. 4 x 6.75 inches (10.5 x 17 cm). Recent half leather binding with marbled boards, spine has five raised bands and gilt lettering. Binding in first class condition. Browning and chipping to margins of title page, browning to margins of final blank and last page of index. Good solid binding, clean text throughout. ESTC T143957. A rare 18th Century title in an excellent later binding. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4 x 6.75 inches (10.5 x 17 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: Large 12mo. 216




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