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We have found 3 book/s in category General Literature - C17th

Author Title Price Purchase
(MARVELL, Andrew). A LETTER FROM A GENTLEMAN IN IRELAND TO HIS BROTHER IN ENGLAND, Relating to the Concerns of Ireland in matter of Trade. Licensed Roger L'Estrange. March 26. 1677. £ 650.00

London. Langley Curtiss. 1677. pp. 24. Small 4to. Modern half calf, marbled bnoards. Title page repaired top right corner, badly browned. Some foxing, cropped at top edge, not affecting text. Occasional margin markings. ESTC R13907

Reference: 33261

MARVELL, Andrew. A SHORT HISTORICAL ESSAY touching General Councils, Creeds, and Impositions in Matters of Religion. Very Seasonable for Allaying the Heats of the Church. £ 150.00

London. 1680. pp. 38. 4to. Later full calf with spine label. The title page is browned and repaired, very slightly affecting the text. 1st seperate edition.

Reference: 12082

T.I. (TAYLOR, John - The Water Poet) AN APOLOGY FOR PRIVATE PREACHING. In which those formes are warranted, or rather justified, which the malignant Sect contemne, and daily by prophane Pamphlets make ridiculous. (Viz) Preaching in a Tub. Teaching against the backe of a Chaire. Instructing at a Tables end. Revealing in a Basket. Exhorting over a Buttery Hatch. Reforming on a Bed side. Or, (Indeed) any place, according to Inspiration (since it is knowne) the Spirit moves in sundry places.Whereunto is annexed, or rather Conjoyned, or furthermore united, or moreover knot the Spirituall postures, alluding to that of Musket and Pike. £ 2,500.00

(London.) Printed in the yeare 1642. pp. 8. 4to. Full C20th morocco and endpapers. With the bookplates of H. Bradley Martin and Fox Pointe Collection Library of Dr & Mrs H.R. Knohl. Top edge trimmed. A lovely copy which has previously been in two well known collections. ESTC R11772; Wing T430, which lists the place of publication as London.

Reference: 10465

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