Excerpt from D'aubigne's "History of the Great Reformation in Germany and Switzerland," Reviewed: Or the Reformation in Germany Examined in Its Instruments, Causes, and Manner, and in Its Influence on Religion, Government, Literature and General Civilization
A full and correc... t history of the reformation in Germany is, it is believed, a desideratum in our English Catholic literature. The writer of this essay, far from ¿attering himself that he has supplied this deficiency, has merely Wished to awaken attention to the subject. How far he has succeeded, the public will best judge. Conscious of the many imperfections of the work, he could have wished that some one more competent, and more experienced in writing, had engaged in the undertaking. To his brethren of the clergy and laity, many of whom would have been certainly better qualified than himself for the task, he would say with the old Latin poet.
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