The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul. Illustrated in a course . . . : With a Devout Meditation or Prayer added to each Chapter. To which is added, A Sermon on the Care of the Soul. The sixteenth edition.
by DODDRIDGE, Philip (1702-1751).
London:: Printed by R. and R. Gilbert, 1817., 1817. 8vo. xxiv, 455,  pp. Original full crimson gilt-stamped morocco, all edges gilt. Early ownership inscription of "James G. Walther from the late Mrs. James."[?] Bookplate of Annie Cowdray. Very good+. With a splendid fore-edge painting of "Harrow on the Hill." The scene depicts Harrow's Parish Church in the eighteen-century. Beautifully painted scene, painted in the 20th century, unsigned. PROVENANCE: The Viscount Cowdray, Annie Cowdray, resided at the magnificent manor home of Cowdray Park and Dunecht House, West Sussex, UK. Note: Christie's-London held a sale of the contents of that estate 13-15 September 2011 (this book is not mentioned among that inventory). The sale realized £7,941,925 (GBP). "The weekend party at Dunecht House in Aberdeenshire in mid-July was one of the most sought-after invitations in Great Britain, offering several days of hunting, elegant meals, and fascinating company at one of Scotland's most beautiful country estates, hosted by Lord and Lady Cowdray. Nearly seventy years old, and despite failing health, the Viscount was renowned for his hospitality and for his love of a good party. John George and Guadalupe were thrilled to accept, and much like ..." – Catherine Nixon Cooke, The Thistle and the Rose: Romance, Railroads, and Big Oil in revolutionary Mexico. San Antonio, Texas: Corona, 2010. FULL TITLE: The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul. Illustrated in a course of serious and practical addresses suited to persons of every character and circumstance: With a Devout Meditation or Prayer added to each Chapter. To which is added, A Sermon on the Care of the Soul. [JWRB]
(Inventory #: FF2410)
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.