Life of John Knox: containing illustrations of the history of the Reformation in Scotland. With biographical notices of the principal reformers, and sketches of the progress of literature in Scotland during the sixteenth century; and an appendix consisting of original papers. The fifth edition.

  • M'Crie, Thomas
  • Edinburgh: William Blackwood... and T. Cadell, Strand 1831


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2 vols., 8vo, pp. xxii, 464 + engraved frontispiece; vi, 486 + engraved frontispiece. Near contemporary calf. Offsetting and spotting to title pages. Sometime smartly rebacked with red labels and gilt compartments, new marbled endpapers, extremities a touch rubbed with faint marks to boards. Armorial bookplate of Charles W.G. Howard (‘the gift of the Rt. Hon. Sir David Dundas Knt. of Ochtertyre, 1877’) to front pastedowns.


The fifth edition of Scottish historian and theologian Thomas M'Crie's (1772-1835) biography of John Knox (1514-1572).

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