CRANMER, Thomas (1489-1556), archbishop of Canterbury. A defence of the true and catholike doctrine of the sacrament of the body and bloud of our sauiour Christ, with a confutation of sundry errors concernyng the same ... London: Reynold Wolfe, 1550.
Small 4° (189 x 134mm). Collation: *4 A-Z4 Aa-Gg4. Woodcut titleborder [McKerrow & Ferguson 73], printer's device at end [McKerrow 119]. (Light unobtrusive waterstaining.) 19th-century blind-tooled calf. Provenance: Herbert Watney, Buckhold, Berks. (19th-century bookplate).
The third of three editions (or issues?) published the same year by the same printer. A denunciation of transubstantiation, one of the basic texts of the Church of England. STC 6001; Pforzheimer 237