The Folger Library Edition of the Works of Richard Hooker, Volume IV: Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity: Attack and Response

The Folger Library Edition of the Works of Richard Hooker, Volume IV: Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity: Attack and Response

by Richard Hooker
     
 

The texts that make up this volume record the immediate reception of the first five books of the Lawes. A Christian Letter remains the only work, in its day or ours, entirely devoted to the refutation of Hooker's Lawes. Hooker's autograph notes, together with the single folio an the 'Fragments' at Dublin, are all but unique in the controversial literature of the age,… See more details below

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The texts that make up this volume record the immediate reception of the first five books of the Lawes. A Christian Letter remains the only work, in its day or ours, entirely devoted to the refutation of Hooker's Lawes. Hooker's autograph notes, together with the single folio an the 'Fragments' at Dublin, are all but unique in the controversial literature of the age, for we rarely possess material of this sort from the sixteenth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674632165
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1982
Series:
Of the Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity Series
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.49(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.09(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction

Sigla and Abbreviations

Acronyms

A Christian Letter with Hooker's Notes

Notes toward a Fragment on Predestination

The Dublin Fragments

Nonsubstantive Variants

Commentary

Bibliography

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