The Constitutions And Canons Ecclesiastical Of The Church Of England,
James Parker and Co.
Oxford and London
Referred to their original sources, and illustrated with explanatory notes. by mackenzie e. c. walcott, b.d, f.s.a.
8vo. 4.75 x 6.75 inches. xxxvi + 303 pp. Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, boards with blind stamped borders enclosing gilt title panel. Extremities worn, rear hinge starting to crack and some foxing of preliminaries; otherwise a very good copy. 1885 signature on half title. Decorated by publisher's device on verso of title. A guide to the canon law of the Church of England, listing 141 canons. Mackenzie Edward Charles Walcott (1821-80), clergyman and antiquarian. was educated at Winchester and Oxford and ordained priest in 1845. He served in Westminster and Mayfair before he became Precentor and a Prebendary of Chichester Cathedral in 1863. He was elected a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in 1861.
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