Sixteen sermons Formerly Printed, Now collected into One Volume...
London. Printed for John and Paul Knapton, 1754. First edition.
8vo. xvi, 472pp. Contemporary calf, morocco lettering-piece. Extremities rubbed and marked. Internally clean and crisp.
A collection of 22 sermons (six of which printed here for the first time) by Bishop of Winchester Benjamin Hoadly (1676-1761), including arguably his most well-known The Nature of the Kingdom of Christ (1717) in which he argues that there is no basis in scripture for Royal authority of a monarch over the people.
ESTC T18329.£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 24019