15700

COUNTER TO HONE.

BAKER, John

The Christian House, built by Truth on a Rock. Or, an Antidote to Infidelity.

Published
London Printed for the Author & Sold by W.Williams.

Description
Sole edition, 8vo., fine illustrations by John Baker of Sydenham, single line of text cropped at foot of two leaves, 20pp., disbound.

£75.00

SKU: 15700

Product Description

A Satire being a counter pamphlet to William Hone’s “House that Jack Built”. It includes a serious attack on various publications including Paine’s “Age of Reason” – viz. “These are the Vile Books”. The Preface inscription states that this is a “humble attempt to counteract the baneful Doctrines of Infidelity “. Although the text is damaged the illustrations are all complete. BM. No. 13544