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    Godwin, Thomas. Moses and Aaron. Civil & Ecclesiastical Rites, Used by the Ancient Hebrewes... Wherein Likewise is Shewed What Customs the Hebrews Borrowed from Heathen People... London: Richard Hodgkinson, 1672. 4to. A4, B-S8, T4 [T4 blank]. [8], 266, [10],[2 ads]p. Modern paper boards, foxing, light browning, a few pencil notes. Head-pieces and decorated initials. Eighth Edition. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Krown & Spellman retail: $350.00

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    Godwin (1586/7-1642) schoolmaster whose works on Hebrew customs were the text books for several generations of students. "According to Samuel Clarke, he was a "very learned man", but more gifted as a schoolmaster than as a theologian.  "ODNB] As late as the 19th century David Jenning's "Jewish Antiquities" was based on Godwin's work. Wing G981. ESTC r213802.           

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