The Resource The history of the church and state of Scotland : beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political, written by that grave and reverend prelate, and wise counsellor, J. Spotswood, Lord Archbishop of S. Andrews, and Privy Counsellor to King Charles the First, that most religious and blessed prince and martyr

The history of the church and state of Scotland : beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political, written by that grave and reverend prelate, and wise counsellor, J. Spotswood, Lord Archbishop of S. Andrews, and Privy Counsellor to King Charles the First, that most religious and blessed prince and martyr

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The history of the church and state of Scotland : beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political
Title
The history of the church and state of Scotland
Title remainder
beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political
Statement of responsibility
written by that grave and reverend prelate, and wise counsellor, J. Spotswood, Lord Archbishop of S. Andrews, and Privy Counsellor to King Charles the First, that most religious and blessed prince and martyr
Title variation
  • Appendix to The history of the Church of Scotland
  • History of the church and state of Scotland, the first part
Title variation remainder
in seven books
Creator
Contributor
Author
Engraver
Subject
Genre
Language
lat
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1565-1639
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spottiswood, John
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BX9071
LC item number
.S7 1677
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1588-1662
  • active 17th century
  • 1616-1691
  • 1643-1715
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duppa, Brian
  • Middleton, Thomas
  • Faithorne, William
  • Burnet, Gilbert
Series statement
HeinOnline religion and the law
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  • Spottiswood, John
  • Church of Scotland
  • Church of Scotland
  • Scotland
Target audience
specialized
Label
The history of the church and state of Scotland : beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political, written by that grave and reverend prelate, and wise counsellor, J. Spotswood, Lord Archbishop of S. Andrews, and Privy Counsellor to King Charles the First, that most religious and blessed prince and martyr
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Publication
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Note
  • First published in 1655 as "The history of the Church of Scotland". Intended to have been issued with Gilbert Burnet's "The memoires of the lives and actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald", 1577
  • With a biography of the author written by Brian Duppa
  • With half-title on verso of A1 and portrait of John Spottiswood on recto. Portrait of Charles I before dedication. "An appendix to The history of the Church of Scotland;" has separate dated title page, with imprint "printed by E. Flesher, for R. Royston ... ", pagination and register. Attributed by Wing(2) to Thomas Middleton
  • Portrait (plate) of Charles I signed: G Faithorne excud
  • Includes index
  • ©2019 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The fourth edition corrected, whereunto is added a large appendix.
Extent
1 online resource (24 unnumbered pages, 546 pages, 20 unnumbered pages, 47 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits, map.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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The history of the church and state of Scotland : beginning the year of our Lord 203, and continued to the end of the reign of King James the VI. of ever blessed memory : in seven books : wherein are described, the progress of Christianity, the persecutions and interruption of it, the foundation of churches, the erecting of bishopricks, the building and endowing monasteries and other religious places, the succession of bishops in their sees, the reformation of religion, and the frequent disturbances of that nation by wars, conspiracies, tumults, schisms : together with great variety of other matters, both ecclesiastical and political, written by that grave and reverend prelate, and wise counsellor, J. Spotswood, Lord Archbishop of S. Andrews, and Privy Counsellor to King Charles the First, that most religious and blessed prince and martyr
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • First published in 1655 as "The history of the Church of Scotland". Intended to have been issued with Gilbert Burnet's "The memoires of the lives and actions of James and William Dukes of Hamilton and Castleherald", 1577
  • With a biography of the author written by Brian Duppa
  • With half-title on verso of A1 and portrait of John Spottiswood on recto. Portrait of Charles I before dedication. "An appendix to The history of the Church of Scotland;" has separate dated title page, with imprint "printed by E. Flesher, for R. Royston ... ", pagination and register. Attributed by Wing(2) to Thomas Middleton
  • Portrait (plate) of Charles I signed: G Faithorne excud
  • Includes index
  • ©2019 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The fourth edition corrected, whereunto is added a large appendix.
Extent
1 online resource (24 unnumbered pages, 546 pages, 20 unnumbered pages, 47 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits, map.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote

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