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SHERLOCK, William (1641?--1707)
A practical discourse concerning death. By William Sherlock, D.D. Late Dean of St. Paul's. The sixteenth edition.
London: printed by J. R. for D. Brown, J. Walthoe, J. Nicholson, B. Tooke, J. Pemberton, and T. Ward, 1715.
[12], 308 p. : frontis. port. ; 19.4 cm. (8º)

First published in 1689. Engraved portrait by R. White. The clergyman and religious controversialist William Sherlock argued that the expectation of more intense pleasures in the afterlife should encourage virtuous conduct on earth. ESTC t116336.

Binding C18th Cambridge-style blind-panelled calf, without spine-title or lettering.

Reference Number 4786


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