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THE EXCELLENT WOMAN DESCRIBED BY HER TRUE CHARACTERS AND THEIR OPPOSITES BEING A JUST AND INSTRUCTIVE REPRESENTATION OF THE VIRTUES OF THE SEX: AND ., - IN TWO PARTS - DONE OUT OF FRENCH BY T.D (TWO VOLUMES {PART I AND PART II}, COMPLETE SET)

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Published by PRINTED FOR JOHN WYAT AT THE ROSE IN ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD, LONDON, 1695
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TITLE PAGE: "THE EXCELLENT WOMAN DESCRIBED BY HER TRUE CHARACTERS AND THEIR OPPOSITES BEING A JUST AND INSTRUCTIVE REPRESENTATION OF THE VIRTUES OF THE SEX: AND ILLUSTRATED WITH THE MOST REMARKABLE INSTANCES IN ANCIENT AND MODERN HISTORY - IN TWO PARTS - DONE OUT OF FRENCH BY T.D - PART I AND PART II" (2 VOLUMES, COMPLETE SET). PART I (VOL I): 6 + XIX + 304 PAGES. VOLUME II: 336 PAGES. VOL I, PAGE 304, HAS AN ADVERTISEMENT FOR TWO BOOKS "BOTH WRIT BY THEOPHILUS DORRIGTON .," (NO "N" IN DORRIGTON) REBACKED SPINES LOOK NINETEENTH CENTURY. FOUR RED RAISED BAND LABELS WITH GOLD GILT LETTERING. CLEAN CRISP WHITE PAGES WITH STRONG DARK INK LETTERING. DESPITE A BOOKPLATE IN EACH VOLUME, SOME NOTES IN PENCIL (MAINLY INSIDE FRONT COVER OF VOLUME I), SOME WRITING, A BIT OF WEAR AND TEAR, THIS SET IS OVERALL CLEAN STRONG AND TIGHT WITH A NICE LOOK. PART I HAS 19 CHAPTERS and PART II HAS 19 CHAPTERS PART I: A TABLE OF THE SUBJECTS TREATED ON IN THIS BOOK Of Reading; With some Remarks upon that of this Book. Of Conversation. Of the Chearful Humour and the Melancholy. Of Reputation. Of the Inclination to Vertue, and of Devotion. Of Chastity, and of Complaisance. Of Courage. Of Constancy. Of Prudence and Discretion. Of the Learned Women. Of Habits or Ornaments. Of Beauty. Of Curiosity and Slander. Of the Cruel and the Compassionate. Of a Good Grace. The Debauched or Lewd Woman. Of Jealousie. Of Friendship, and the Love of In|clination, and that of Election. Of the Complaisant, or Pleasing Humour. Of Birth or Nature, and Education. Of an Equal Mind under Good and Bad Fortune. ADVERTISEMENT. PART II: A TABLE OF THE SUBJECTS TREATED ON IN THIS SECOND PARTBOOK Of Morality The Coquette Of Business and Idileness Of the Temperence of Women Of the Opinion of Love and ones self Of the Nobility of Blood, and that of Virtue Of Ambition compar'd to Love Of marriage and a Single Life Of the True and False Goodness The Superstitious, and those that enquie after their Fortune Of the patience of of Women The modess and scandelous The passionate and indifferent Of the Luxury and Avarice of Women Of the Humility of an excellent Woman Of the truly happy Solitude and Repose of the soul Of the conscience of an excwllent Woman Of Christian Virtue ., Size: 16MO. Bookseller Inventory # 01801.95

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Title: THE EXCELLENT WOMAN DESCRIBED BY HER TRUE ...

Publisher: PRINTED FOR JOHN WYAT AT THE ROSE IN ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD, LONDON

Publication Date: 1695

Binding: FULL BROWN LEATHER

Book Condition:GOOD.

Edition: SECOND EDITION.

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