An Inquiry into the Effect of Baptism, According to the Sense of Holy Scripture, and of the Church of England: in Answer to the Rev. Dr. Mant's Two Tracts on Regeneration and Conversion, Circulated with the Last Annual Packet of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.

By: SCOTT, JOHN.

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SCOTT, JOHN. An Inquiry into the Effect of Baptism, According to the Sense of Holy Scripture, and of the Church of England: in Answer to the Rev. Dr. Mant's Two Tracts on Regeneration and Conversion, Circulated with the Last Annual Packet of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. By the Rev. John Scott, M.A. Vicar of North Ferriby; Lecturer in the Holy Trinity Church, Hull; and a Member of the Above-Named Society. To which is Now Added, An Appendix, Containing the Author's Reply to Dr. Laurence, Dean of Chichester, and Archdeacon Daubeny, on the Baptismal Controversy; from the Christian Observer. [4 lines in Latin--Theodoret & Augustine, 6 line in English--Hooker & St. Paul] New=York: Published by James Eastburn and Co. at the Literary Rooms, Corner of Broadway and Pine-Street. Abraham Paul, Printer. 1817. 12mo. Bound full tree-calf leather with green morocco title piece, rubbed & scuffed some, small piece leather chipped from bottom of rear hinge, worn through leather at top two corners, patch in leather from before it was bound and treated, 10cm score in leather of front cover, historical society bookplate & ownership stamps on endpapers and bottom of title page & p.36, creases in free endpaper & flyleaves, bottom corner of front flyleaf torn off, light to medium foxing with some heavier. Collation: 2 unsigned leaves, 1-258. Pagination: (10 title, (1) blank, [iii]-iv contents, 1-299pp, (1) blank. Amer. Bibliog. #42069. John Scott (1777-1834) Vicar of North Ferriby, Incumbent of St. Mary's and Lecturer in the Church of the Holy Trinity in Hall, was a son of Thomas Scott, the commentator. We offer Scott's objections to Richard Mant's Two Tracts Intended to Convey Correct Notions of Regeneration and

Title: An Inquiry into the Effect of Baptism, According to the Sense of Holy Scripture, and of the Church of England: in Answer to the Rev. Dr. Mant's Two Tracts on Regeneration and Conversion, Circulated with the Last Annual Packet of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.

Author Name: SCOTT, JOHN.

Illustrator: New York

Categories: THEOLOGY, CHURCH OF ENGLAND, BINDINGS-LEATHER, BAPTISM, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Publisher: John Scott on the Effects of Baptism, Bound full tree-calf leather with green morocco title piece, 1817

Binding: Bound full tree-calf leather with green morocco ti

Book Condition: rubbed & scuffed some, small piece leather chipped from bottom of rear hinge, worn through leather at top two corners, patch in leather from before it was bound and treated, 10cm score in leather of front cover, historical society bookplate & ownership stamps on endpapers and bottom of title page & p.36, creases in free endpaper & flyleaves, bottom corner of front flyleaf torn off, light to medium foxing with some heavier.

Size: 12mo.

Book Number: 17071

Keywords: Conversion, Regeneration, Baptism, Church of England, Theology