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    Rare First Edition on England's Conversion to Christianity

    [Robert Parsons]. A Treatise of Three Conversions of England from Paganisme to Christian Religion. [Saint-Omer]: Imprinted [by Francois Bellet] vvith license, anno. 1603 [-1604].

    First edition. Three octavo volumes. [72], 658, [32]; [144], 530, [14], 237, [1]; [116], 465, [21], 370 pages.

    Nineteenth-century full brown morocco with gilt titles and decorations. All edges gilt. Only modest rubbing. Neat ownership name on second free endpaper of each volume. Pages a bit trimmed. Mildly toned with some modest foxing. Hinge cracked at rear of Volume I. Bookplates in all. An attractive set in near fine condition.

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