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|Named Person:||Thomas Hunter; Robert Parsons; George Blackwell|
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|Notes:||Reply by the author of The history of the English College at Doway to Hunter's A modest defence of the clergy and religious, a response to the former work.
Probably issued in parts; all parts save the first have individual title pages with full imprint and price, six pence.
Separate title pages for parts 2, 4, and 6 and their blank versos, and blank leaves N₄ and T₄ not included in the pagination.
Pages , , , , , and  also blank.
Pages 46 and 47 misnumbered 47 and 46 respectively.
Octavo; signatures: A-C⁸, D², E-I⁸, K⁴, L-M⁸, N⁴, O-P⁸, Q⁴, R-S⁸, T⁴, U-Z⁸, Aa-Bb⁸.
|Credits:||Anonymous by Hugh Tootell, a pseudonym used by Charles Dodd.|
|Description:||331 pages 19 cm|
|Contents:||Part I.A general key for a right understanding of the facts call'd in question by the Society in The history of Doway College.--Part II. A distinct account of the first establishment of the English colleges in foreign countries.--Part III. The life, politicks, and writings of Father Robert Parsons first superior of the English Society.--Part IV. The Societies, intrigues with Mr. George Blackwell arch priest and first supervisor of the clergy.--Part V. The lives of several eminent clergymen and their memories, rescued from odious aspersions.--Part VI. The state of the hierarchy since the Reformation from the memoirs of Segnior Panzani the Popes legate.--Part VII. An exact history of Jansenism, with the turn given to it by ill-minded men, and the late informations against Doway College and the clergy from original depositions.--Part VIII. A true idea of the busy men of the Society.|
|Other Titles:||Apology for the history of Doway College|
|Responsibility:||In eight parts and twenty four letters directed to their provincial. Each part containing three letters, being An apology for the history of Doway College, with a curious variety of transactions from the best memoirs ...|