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The rights of the clergy of that part of Great Britain, call'd England; as established by the canons, the common law, and the statutes of the realm. Being A Methodical Collection, under Alphabetical Heads, of all Things relating to the Clergy, which lie dispersed in the Volumes of those Laws. But chiefly of such Things which depend on Acts of Parliament, and upon Solemn Resolutions of the Judges in the Courts of Westminster-Hall, in Cases concerning the Rights, Duties, Power, and Privileges of the Clergy. By W. Nelson, of the Middle-Temple, Esq;

Nelson, William, 1653-
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Rights of the clergy of Great Britain


[London] : In the Savoy: printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling, (assigns of Edw. Sayer, Esq;) for T. Ward and E. Wicksteed in the Inner Temple Lane, 1732.

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xii,628p. ; 8⁰.


The third edition, corrected, with large additions.

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ESTC T82609



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