London: William Pickering, 1847. First thus. First Pickering edition of these popular 17th century English devotional works, featuring a detailed examination of the ways which lead to a charitable and pure Christian life. A visually appealing volume printed by Charles Whittingham at the Chiswick Press with engraved frontispiece, woodcut initial letters, and the use of an old face font which Whittingham introduced in 1843.
8vo. Engraved frontispiece, xvi, 424pp. Leather rubbed, rebound with original boards with some loss to leather. Internally contents are very good with previous owner's name on half title. Overall good plus. Item #87