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Hooker, p. 22 (4  October  1810) Possibly one of the following. WG is reading a Life of Hooker on 1810-10-05.
Recorded in WG's diary for 1796-12-05:
Hooker, RichardSpencer, John (editor)Of the laws of ecclesiastical politie, eight bookes. 1594-1648 books i-viii
1661-2 books vii, ix-x, not prepared by him for the press (PPW 5: 245n).
Walton, IsaacThe lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr. George Herbert. Written by Izaak Walton. To which are added some letters written by Mr. George Herbert, at his being in Cambridge, with others to his mother, the Lady Magdalen Herbert, written by John Donne, afterwards Dean of St. Paul. 1670
Walton, Isaac
The life of Mr. Rich. Hooker, the author of those learned books of the laws of ecclesiastical polity.
WG's sale catalog lists:
Donne, Wotton, Hooker, Herbert Lives by I. Walton. 1675 (item 199)
Hooker (R.) Life of, by Izaak Walton 1665 (item 198).
Hooker's (R. Laws of Ecclesiastical Politie 1622 (item 848).

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