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SMALBROKE, Richard. The Pretended Authority of the Clementine Constitutions confuted, by Their Inconsistency with the Inspired Writings of the Old and New Testament. In Answer to Mr. Whiston.

London. Printed for Timothy Childe, 1714. First edition.
8vo. [2], xxx, 75pp, [5]. The last 5pp contain an advertisement and, 'a table of inconsistencies with Holy Scripture, in the Clementine constitutions.' Disbound. Lightly spotted.
The sole edition of one of three pamphlets issued by Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield Richard Smalbroke (1672-1749) against William Whiston (1667-1752), attacking his Arianism and his claims for the authenticity of the apocryphal Clementine constitutions.
ESTC T44255.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21448