The Whole Duty of Man Laid down In a Plain and Familiar Way for the Use of All, but especially the Meanest Reader. Divided into XVII Chapters; One whereof being read every Lord's Day, the Whole may be Read over Thrice in the Year. Necessary for all Families. With Private Devotions For several Occasions. Richard ALLESTREE, 1621/.

The Whole Duty of Man Laid down In a Plain and Familiar Way for the Use of All, but especially the Meanest Reader. Divided into XVII Chapters; One whereof being read every Lord's Day, the Whole may be Read over Thrice in the Year. Necessary for all Families. With Private Devotions For several Occasions.

London: Printed by R. Norton for E. Pawlet, 1712. [Anglican Spirituality] FINE CONTEMPORARY BINDING, a later edition. Duodecimo (16 x 10cm), pp.[30] 472 [10]. With an engraved frontispiece and decorated title page. In a fine contemporary binding of black full morocco, with slightly raised bands, gilt decoration to spine, and panelled gilt decoration to boards. All edges gilt; marbled endpapers. Small black ink ownerships of Gratiana Gilbert to first blank, dated 1744. Slightly toned throughout, with some minor bumping to edges. Gilt somewhat rubbed from edges, with a couple of slightly proud gatherings. Moderate wear to binding, with some chipping and fraying to head-cap. Very good. An important devotional work, complimentary to Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress and Fox's Book of Martyrs, first published anonymously in 1658. Item #59294

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