15932

NEW ENGLAND PURITAN. – FIRST ISSUE

COBBET, Thomas

A Practical Discourse of Prayer. Wherein is handled, The Nature, the Duty, the Qualifications of Prayer; the several sorts of Prayer; viz. Ejaculatory, Publick Private, and Secret Prayer. With the Necessity of, and Ingagements unto Prayer. Together, with sundry Cases of Conscience about it. By Thomas Cobbet, Minister of the Word at Lyn.

Published
London Printed by T.M. for Ralph Smith

Description
First edition, 8vo., woodcut border to title, bottom right hand corner torn with loss to end of imprint, some grubbiness, without the half title, (14), 452, 153-163,(1), 465-551, (1)pp., some general usage, partly loose in contemp. calf, rather worn at spine.

£1,600.00

SKU: 15932

Product Description

The exceptionally rare first issue of this Puritan work by the New England Preacher, Thomas Cobbet (1608-1685). He was preacher at Lynn and later at Ipswich, Massachusett6s.