Publisher: London: Printed for the Author and Sold by Mr. Noon, J. and P. Knapton, [et al.], 1749-1752.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL II, 1675.
Condition: Spines somewhat rubbed; hinges starting, but sound; very nice copy.
Book ID: 22246
Description2 vols, 4to, contemporary sprinkled calf, brown leather labels, gilt decorations and lettering. Frontis portrait. Errata leaf in volume two.
CommentsAn important work by a dissenter and celebrated preacher, James Foster (1697-1753). Included are chapters on self-denial, education, the duties of children, wives and parents, benevolence, masters and servants, civil government, etc.