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An Account of the University of Cambridge and the Colleges there. Being a plain relation of many of their oaths, statutes and charters. By which will appear, the necessity the present members lie under, of endeavouring to obtain such alterations, as may render 'em practicable, and more suitable to the present times. Together with a few natural, and easie methods, how the legislature, may for the future fix that, and the other great nursery of learning, in the true interest of the nation, and Protestant succession. Most humbly propos'd to both Houses of Parliament.
Printed and sold by J. Baker. 1717 200pp. 8vo. Small ink mark at foot of titlepage, otherwise v.g. Full contemporary panelled calf, ornate gilt spine in six compartments, morocco label. A most attractive copy.ESTC T19432. The first edition of Miller's appeal for a modernisation of the University's difficult and obscure oaths, obsolete statutes and charters.
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