COVERDALE, Miles (1488-1568). A confutacion of that treatise, which one John Standish made agaynst the protestacion of D.Barnes in the yeare m.d.xl. [Zurich: Christoph Froschauer, 1541?].
Small 8° (140 x 83mm). Collation: A-N8.(Lacks final blank; sidenotes cropped, slight marginal worming; minor waterstaining.) Early 19th-century blue straight-grained morocco, edges gilt. Provenance: Bute bookplate.
ONLY EDITION. A reply to an attack that John Standish, archdeacon of Colchester, made on Robert Barnes, the Puritan divine, after he was burnt for heresy in 1540, i.e. A lyttle treatise against the protestacion of R.Barnes at the tyme of his death (1540). STC 5888 (lists 7 copies)