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ERASMUS, Desiderius (d. 1536)
[Enchiridion militis Christiani. English. 1687]
A manual for a Christian soldier, written by Erasmus, and translated into English.
London: printed for William Rogers, 1687.
[48], 212, [2] p. ; 12.6 cm. (12º)

English translation of Enchiridion militis Christiani. With initial imprimatur leaf and final publisher's advertisement leaf. The translation attributed to William Tyndale first appeared in 1533 and was reprinted several times in the 16th century. This edition is the first since 1576. Wing E3205A; ESTC r3129.

Copy Notes Inscribed in ink on front free-endpaper s2 d6 with bookseller's code.

Binding C18th black morocco, Harleian-style gilt-tooled borders only with small corner tools, gilt-tooled spine, red spine-label, gilt edges.

Reference Number 4820


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