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Some motives and incentives to the love of God : pathetically discours'd of in a letter to a friend / by the Hon[oura]ble Robert Boyle.

Author/Creator:
Boyle, Robert, 1627-1691.
Other Title:
Seraphick love
Edition:
The fourth edition much corrected.
Publication:
London : Printed for Henry Herringman ..., 1665.
Format/Description:
Book
[18], 173, [1] p. ; 17 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
heth a-ee ton. clof (3) 1665 (A)
Subjects:
God (Christianity) -- Worship and love -- Early works to 1800.
Love -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Early works.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Signatures: A-M⁸.
Running title: Seraphick love.
Error in signatures: leaf A3 signed as B3.
Head- and tail-pieces; initials; printed marginal notes.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Boyle Collection copies 1 and 2 are from the Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Collection, with pictorial bookplates on front pastedowns that read "The Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Collection University of Pennsylvania."
Boyle Collection copy 2 has a Harvard College Library bookplate on front pastedown below the Edgar Fahs Smith bookplate, that reads "From the bequest of John Harvey Treat of Lawrence, Mass. class of 1862."
Boyle Collection copy 1 bound in full red morocco; boards gold-tooled with single-line fillet borders; four raised, gold-tooled bands on spine; brief title stamped in gilt on a brown leather label in second spine panel; author stamped in gilt in third spine panel; date of imprint stamped in gilt at foot of spine; turn-ins tooled in black with a single-line fillet.
Boyle Collection copy 1 has an ownership inscription in brown ink on recto of front flyleaf that reads "E Libris Jon Shepherd 1758", with an illegible struck-through inscription below; an illegible struck-through inscription on t.p. in brown ink; ms. monogram initials "J. M." in brown ink on t.p. and at head of p. [3].
Boyle Collection copy 2 bound with: Boyle, Robert. Some considerations touching the style of the H. Scriptures / by the Honorable Robert Boyle ... London : Printed for Henry Herringman ..., MDCLXIII [1663].
Provenance:
J. M. (inscription) (Boyle Collection copy 1)
Shepherd, Jon (inscription) (Boyle Collection copy 1)
Treat, John Harvey, 1839-1908 (donor) (Boyle Collection copy 2)
Cited in:
ESTC, R1700
Fulton, John F. Bibliography of the honourable Robert Boyle, 4
Wing (2nd ed.), B4035
Contributor:
Herringman, Henry, -1704, bookseller.
Boyle Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
4145689
Status/Location:
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