A New Edition, with large additions. Dublin 1816. By the Lond Bishop of Sarum. (xxxiv), 347 pages. Original mottled calf. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Lives, Characters, and a Sermon Preached at ...
Publisher: W. Watson
Publication Date: 1816
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: New Edition.
Book Description W. Watson: Dublin. ., 1815. 7 x 4, leather, 319 pp, front cover & spine gone, back cover heavily worn, prelim pp up to title missing, title with ink presentation & ink stamped name, pp browned with stain at top of gutter near rear of book. "A New Edition, with Large Additions." Contains lives of Matthew Hale and John Wilmot (Earl of Rochester), along with sermon for famous scientist Robert Boyle, and Biographical Extracts. SWAF. Bookseller Inventory # 96-9672
Book Description Printed for W.Watson, Dublin, 1816, 1816. a new edition, with large additions.Full leather binding, diced calf to front and rear within double ruled borders. Gilt lettering on red leather patch to spine, four decorative leaf devices blind-stamped to spine. Paper edges marbled. 7ins x 4.25ins, marbled endpapers, 347pp. Written to the top of the title page is For Sir Henry Willougby Bt as a token of the editor's sincere and constant regard. VG. Bookseller Inventory # 34197
Book Description printed by Graisberry and Campbell, for W. Watson and Son., Dublin, 1804. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 8vo (167 x 101 mm). ix , , 320  pp., including final blank. Separate half-title pages for "Some passages of the life and death of.John Earl of Rochester", "A Sermon preached at the funeral of.John Earl of Rochester", "A Sermon preached at the funeral of.Robert Boyle", and "Biographical extracts from Bishop Burnet's history of his own times." Contemporary calf, spine with gilt-lettered label (boards, spine and extremities rubbed, corners worn). Internally little browned and occasionally spotted, title-page and first leaves somewhat dust soiled, occasional pencil annotations and markings in text. Provenance: The library of Hugh Selbourne. ---- FIRST EDITION, very rare. Content: The life and death of Sir Matthew Hale.[by Gilbert Burnet, pp. (1)-99] - Additional notes of the life and death of Sir Matthew Hale.written by Richard Baxter [pp. 101-128] - Some passages of the life and death of.John Earl of Rochester.by Gilbert Burnet [pp. (129)-211] - A Sermon preached at the funeral of.John Earl of Rochester.by Robert Parsons [pp. (213)-245] - A Sermon preached at the funeral of.Robert Boyle [by Gilbert Burnet, pp. (247)-285] - Biographical extracts from Bishop Burnet's history of his own times [pp. (287)-320]. Bookseller Inventory # 002503