The happy ascetick : or, the best exercise, together with prayers suitable to each exercise. To which is added a letter to a person of quality, concerning the holy lives of the primitive Christians. By Anthony Horneck, D.D. Late Prebendary of Westminster, Anthony Horneck.
The happy ascetick : or, the best exercise, together with prayers suitable to each exercise. To which is added a letter to a person of quality, concerning the holy lives of the primitive Christians. By Anthony Horneck, D.D. Late Prebendary of Westminster,

The happy ascetick : or, the best exercise, together with prayers suitable to each exercise. To which is added a letter to a person of quality, concerning the holy lives of the primitive Christians. By Anthony Horneck, D.D. Late Prebendary of Westminster,

London: Printed for Henry and George Mortlock, at the Phoenix in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1711. frontis by Nicholas Yeates. Fifth Edition. Full Leather. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall. Good. Item #00506510

Exceptionally rare - virtually no copies of this 1711 Fifth Corrected edition survive. Bound in period full brown calf (front cover detatched; spine and boards rubbed; text dampstained with some browning, spotting and stains; ink name of prior owner on title). Note: Present at front is the original frontis engraving by Nicholas Yeates (d. 1680); captioned "Son, go work to day in my Vineyard" (which has the margins chipped away with some minor image loss; mounted on blank leaf).

Price: $650.00

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