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    John Owen's Most Important Book on Puritanism

    John Owen. Vindiciæ Evangelicæ or The Mystery of the Gospell Vindicated, and Socinianisme Examined In the Consideration, and Confutation of a Catechisme, called A Scripture Catechisme, Written by J. Biddle. Oxford: Leon. Lichfield, 1655.

    First edition. Small quarto (approximately 7.25 x 5.5 inches). [xvi], [668], 44 pages.

    Contemporary full calf, covers and spine triple-ruled in blind. Some rubbing and soiling to boards, small printed library sticker on spine, front and rear flyleaves taken from a larger printed liturgical text (front flyleaf missing about one-fourth of paper near fore-edge). Ink notes on flyleaves, pastedowns lacking, bookplate of the Broughton Baptist Library. Text generally clean. Near fine.

    Wing O-823.

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