The Use of Passions. Written in French by J.F. Senault. And put into English by Henry Earl of Monmouth
, 432, 431-510 pp. a8 (-a1,±a2), b-c8, B-2K8. Copper-engraved frontispiece & added pictorial title-page. (8vo) 6" x 4", period calf. Translation of De líusage des passions, the best-known work of Jean-Francois Senault (1599-1672), a French Augustinian philosopher. The title-page is a cancel, with horizontal chainlines; leaves b7 & b8 signed A3 and A4 respectively. Wing S2505. Ownership signatures of John Troy, dated 1672 and 1674, to back of the frontispiece and free endpaper verso; ownership signature of Thos. Parker dated 1697 to front pastedown. Joints cracked, spine worn and cracked vertically with cords barely holding; contents very good. Second edition in English, but the first of this translation. Bookseller Inventory # 6019
Title: The Use of Passions. Written in French by ...
Publisher: Printed by W[illiam]. G[odbid]. for John Sims, London
Publication Date: 1671
Book Condition: Good
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