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BISHOP SHERLOC K.
SOME ACCOUNT OF HIS LIFE,
SUMMARY OF EACH DISCOURSE, NOTES, &c.
BY THE REV. T. S. HUGHES, B. D.
PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY A. J. VALPY, M.A.
AND SOLD BY ALL BOOKSELLERS.
June 1st was published, No. I. price 78. 6d. of
A SERIES OF THE MOST ESTEEMED
CHURCH OF ENGLAND.
A LIFE OF EACH AUTHOR,
A SUMMARY OF EACH SERMON OR DISCOURSE, NOTES, &c.
BY THE Rev. T. S. HUGHES, B.D.
OF EMMANUEL COLLEGE ; EXAMINING CHAPLAIN TO THE BISHOP OF
PETERBOROUGH, AND LATE CHRISTIAN ADVOCATE IN THE
UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE.
To be continued in Monthly Volumes, in a cheap, uniform, and commodious
size, and printed by A. J. Valpy, M.A. Red Lion Court, Fleet Street; where Subscribers' names for a part or the whole of the Series are received, as well as by all Booksellers in Town and Country.
It has frequently been a subject of complaint, that a Collec'tion of the best English Divines, from the scarcity of good editions, and the expense of procuring them, is rarely met with in the Libraries even of our Clergy, although these are the sources to which, after the Holy Scriptures, they must apply for instruction and edification. A few select volumes of some favorite Authors are perhaps found on their shelves; but a regular Series, exhibiting the profound researches, the luminous expositions, the interesting criticisms, and the noble eloquence of British Theologians, falls to the lot of few : indeed our great public repositories themselves are not unfrequently deficient in this important branch of literature. To remedy these defects, and to enable the Clergy and Laymen to possess a treasure of such real excellence, at a time too when the Church of England requires the best exertions of her sons, is the object of the present undertaking.