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Ravvleigh his ghost, or, A feigned apparition of Syr VValter Rawleigh, to a friend of his, for the translating into English, the booke of Leonard Lessius (that most learned man) : entituled, De prouidentia muminis, & animi immortalitate : written against atheists, and polititians of these dayes / translated by A.B.

Author/Creator:
Lessius, Leonardus, 1554-1623.
Standardized Title:
De providentia numinis et animi immortalitate. English
Other Title:
Rawleigh his ghost, or a feigned apparition of Syr Walter Rawleigh
Feigned apparition of Syr Walter Rawleigh
Publication:
[Saint-Omer] : [G. Seutin? Permissu superiorum], MDCXXXI [1631]
Format/Description:
Book
[16], 457 [i.e. 447], [1] pages ; 16 cm (8vo)
Fingerprint:
ryuy 1.3. heir anwh (3) 1631 (R)
Subjects:
Providence and government of God.
Soul -- Christianity.
God -- Proof -- Early works to 1800.
Immortality -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
France St. Omer.
Notes:
Pages 442, 443, 446 and 447 paginated as 452, 453, 456 and 457 respectively.
An English translation, possibly by Jesuit Edward Knott (pseudonym of Matthew Wilson), of: De providentia numinis, et animi immortalitate by Lessius (Lenaert Leys) Flemish Jesuit and professor of theology at Louvain.
Translator suggested by STC.
Place of publication and suggested printer from STC.
Signatures: *⁸ A-2E⁸.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Furness copy in panelled calf binding with contrasting red morocco lettering piece.
Furness copy inscribed: Ex bib. de William Yeats.
Provenance:
Yeats, William (autograph) (Furness copy)
Chronology:
1631
Cited in:
STC (2nd ed) 15523
Allison & Rogers. Catholic books, 460
ESTC S102372
Contributor:
Knott, Edward, 1582-1656.
Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618.
Seutin, Georges, active 1624-1635, printer.
STC Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
OCLC:
56381192
Status/Location:
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