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We have found 2 book/s in category General Literature - C17th

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London. Robert Boulter. 1681. pp.(iv) 1 -116, 131 -139, (i). R2 - T1 & U2 - 4 cancelled for political reasons - suppressed poems on Cromwell missing in all copies bar one in the British Library. Frontis, sympathetically remargined. 8vo in 4ís. Full calf fanfare binding by Riviere, all edges gilt. From the libraries of two reknowned American collectors with their bookplates - RoderickTerry and Abel E. Berland. Beautifully binding. R23026

Reference: 127853

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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