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The first booke of the Christian exercise : appertayning to resolution : vvherein are layed downe the causes & reasons that should moue a man to resolue hym selfe to the seruice of God : and all the impedimentes remoued which may lett the same.

Author/Creator:
Parsons, Robert, 1546-1610.
Publication:
[Rouen : Printed at Fr. Parsons's press], Anno 1582.
Format/Description:
Book
[12], 431, [1] p. ; 14 cm. (12mo)
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Subjects:
Christian life -- Catholic authors -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
France Rouen.
Notes:
Preface signed: R.P., i.e. Robert Parsons. Cf. ESTC.
Identification of printer from STC.
Signatures: A⁶ B-T¹².
Title within woodcut borders; woodcut initials, head- and tail-pieces.
Printed marginalia.
Enlarged and revised by the author in 1585 as: A Christian directory. Cf. ESTC.
Identified as Early English books, 1475-1640; 347:11 on UMI microfilm.
Local notes:
Library copy has light worming of endpapers and first and last leaves; cover partially detached from bookblock.
Library copy has a few ms. notes and marks in ink or pencil.
Penn Provenance:
Brent, Frances (autograph)
Penn Chronology:
1582
Cited in:
STC (2nd ed.) 19353
ESTC S121958
Contributor:
STC Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
228715891