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Title: The Great Unfrocked. Two Thousand Years of Church Scandal
Description: London England, Robson Bks., 1998. First Edition, Binding: Cloth, Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall Octavo 1861051298 Hardback Hardback. First Edition. The Great Unfrocked. Very slight shelf wear to top edge of D/J. Parsons are more imaginative sinners than politicians. Runaway bishops and naughty vicars are a staple of today's tabloid newspaper, but as he reveals in this book,. they're only part of the tradition of colourful clerics dating back centuries. From Judas Iscariot to the Reverend Roger Holmes, the self-declared 'knicker vicar of North Yorkshire', disciples, bishops and parsons have been falling from grace. This entertaining and informative book, successor to the best-selling Great Parlimanetary Scandals, brings to light some of the most unusual tales. The author's funny and well-researched study draws heavily on many previously unpublished sources and offers engaging proof that people don't always practice what they preach. Illustrated. 266 pp.

Keywords: Non Fiction The Grea Unfrocked Two Thousand Years Church Scandal Parsons Bishops Vicars Clerics 1861051298

Price: GBP 10.00 = appr. US$ 14.28 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 092419

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