A Controversial Treatise on Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction Mocket, Richard [1577-1618]. [Zouch, Richard (c.1590-1661)]. Tractatus de Politia Ecclesiae Anglicanae. Cui Accesserunt Richard Zouch, L.L.D. Descriptio Juris & Judicii Ecclesiastici Secundum Canones & Constitutiones Anglicanas. Necnon Descriptio Juris & Judicii Temporalis Secundum Consuetudines Feudales & Normanicas. London: Typis Gul. Sayes, Impensis R. Clavel, 1705. [xvi], 280 pp. Octavo (7-1/4" x 4"). Recent quarter pebbled cloth over marbled boards, edges rouged, endpapers renewed. Light toning to interior, light foxing and soiling in a few places, corner of leaf G2 (pp. 83-84) lacking and bottom edge of leaf K1 (pp. 129-130) torn without loss to text, light edgewear to title page, which has a small note in pencil along with a few leaves. $750. * Third and final edition. First published in 1616 as Doctrina et Politia Ecclesiae Anglicanae, this treatise on ecclesiastical jurisdiction proved controversial and was condemned and burnt by an edict of James I in 1617. It was republished under the present title in 1683 with a work by Zouch on English ecclesiastical law, to which our third edition added his work on feudal, private and customary law. OCLC locates 4 copies of this title in North American law libraries (Harvard, University of Virginia, Northwestern, Berkeley) English Short-Title Catalogue T118538.
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