Title Narratives of the Lives of the More Eminent Fathers of the Three First Centuries, Interspersed with Copious Quotations...
Book Condition Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Printed for the Author by Hatchard and Others 1817
Seller ID 000003
London: Printed for the Author by Hatchard and Others, 1817. First edition, 1817. Full bright red levant decorated in gilt and blind, raised bands, all edges gilt, (xv, 402, errata). Very good condition with only light external wear, some small chips at head of spine, front joint a little tender. Old notes on first blank, with inscription on title page: "Ralph Leycester Esq. with the kind respects of the Author". Scarce title including biographical sketches of: Simeon, Son of Cleopas; Clement, Bishop of Rome; Ignatius, Bishop of Antioch; Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna; Justin Martyr; Irenaeus, Bishop of Lyons; Tertullian, Presbyter of Carthage; Catechist of Alexandria; Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage; and Dionysius, Bishop of Alexandria. . Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo (8.675" x 5.5" or 22 cm x 13 cm). First Edition.
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