Book Description

Large Paper Copy. Contemp. ex-libris bookplate of Robert Bristow, London. ESTC does not report the Large Paper issue, but the ordinary edition is well held institutionally.
Dealer Notes
Sykes (1684-1756) was a friend and student of Newton. On Newton’s death, his papers on theology and chronology were passed to Sykes, who, positioned in the mindset of his day, elected to find almost nothing worthy of publication.
Author [SYKES (Arthur Ashley)]
Date 1748
Binding contemp. calf (rubbed),
Publisher London, Knapton,
Pages 8vo, pp. viii, 354, [2, advert.],

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