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    John Strype. The Life and Acts of the Most Reverend Father in God, John Whitgift, D.D. The Third and Last Archibishop of Canterbury, in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth... In Four Books. London: T. Horne, J. Knapton, et al., 1718. Quarto. Contemporary full leather. Raised bands on spine. All edges paint-speckled red. Two bookplates; ink ownership stamp on lower corner of title page. Rubbing, soiling, staining, and wear to extremities. Spine and corners bumped and showing, head and tail-pieces affected with some loss. Textblock cockled; browning and soiling on edges with head darkened. Joints cracking but still attached. Hinges cracked; front hinge repaired with clear tape. Frontis portrait detaching. Dampstaining, toning, thumbsoiling, light scattered foxing throughout. Some text slightly affected by damp. Occasional ink notations. Good.

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    April, 2015
    9th Thursday
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