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A Selection of British Sermons Preached in the Eighteenth Century

By Various Authors

1707-1722 - London - Various Publishers

7.5" by 5"; 44pp; 16pp; 13pp; 16pp; 15pp; 20pp; 16pp; 32pp; 32pp; 23pp, [1]; 32pp; 24pp; 18pp, [2]; 16pp; 23pp; 38pp; 23p; 24pp;  23pp; 32pp; 17pp; 23pp; 23pp; 20pp; 16pp; 32pp

 

DETAILS

A collection of twenty-six sermons by various authors.

Subjects discussed include the joining of Scotland and England, as well as sermons preached before royalty.

Some of the texts found are closely cropped, mostly to the running titles and page numbers.

Includes several very scarce works.

Comprising of

 A Discourse of Duels, Shewing The Sinful Nature and Mischievous Effects of Them By Tho. Comber D.D The Second Edition (1720)
 Union, The Strength of a People Considered in a Sermon By Thomas Freke, Published by John Lawrence, (1707)
 A Sermon Prech'd at Richmond in Surry On Thursday the First of May 1707, By N Brady D D, Published at the request of Auditors, J Chantry (1707)
 A Sermon Prech'd Before the Queen at the Cathedral-Church of St Paul on May the First 1707, By William Lord Bishop of Oxford, Published by her majesty's special Command(1707)
In a Sermon Prech'd Before their Excellencies the Lord Justices of Ireland at Christ's Church Dublin on Sunder February the 5th 1715, by Nicholas Lord Bishop of Killaloe (1716)
A Sermon Prech'd before the University of Oxford at St Marys on Sunday Aug 17th 1712, by the Author of a collection [W Howell] Published by Anthony Piesley (1712).
The Honour Happiness and Safety of Union or a Sermon upon the Uniting of England and Scotland... By D Pead, (1707) 
A Sermon Preach'd before the King in the Royal Chapel at St James's upon Sunday Jan 1717-18 by Thomas Hayley D D The Second Edition, Published by Tim Childe, (1718)
A Sermon Preach'd Before the House of Lords in the Abbey Church of Wesminst on the 30th of January 1718/9 being the Anniversary of the Martyrdom of King Charles the Fifth, By Samuel, Lord Bishop of Carlile, Published by J Wyat, (1719)
A Sermon Preach'd at the Parish Church of St Gyles in the Fields on Sunday in the Afternoon June 12 1715, By Tho Knaggs, Published by A Bell (1715)
A Sermon Preach'd at the Parish Church of St Giles in the Fields on Sunday in the Afternoon November 20 1715 by Tho Knaggs Published by J Pemberton (1715)
A Sermon Preach'd at Hanover before her Royal Highness the Late Princess Sophia and the Rest of the Royal Family March 28 April 08 1714, by Daniel Lombard,  Published by Her Royal Highness Special Command, (1714)
A Sermon Preach'd At Richmond in Surrey upon July the 17th 1713 by Nicholas Brady, Published by John Wyat, (1713)
A Sermon Upon the Union of the Two Kingdoms, Preached in the Parish Church of St Andrew Holborn, By Tho Manningham, Published by S Smith and B Walford (1707)
A Sermon Preach'd at Wisbeech in the Isle of Ely Jan 20 1714/15 Being The Thanksgiving for King George's Accession to the Throne, by Elisha Smith, Published by J Churchill, (1715)
The Methods of Cultivating the Arts of Peace Recommended in a Sermon Preach'd at the Parish Church of St Olave in the Old Jewry London on Sunday October 25 1713, by Samuel Hilliard, Published by J Round (1713)
A Sermon Preach'd at St Brides before the Lord Mayor and the Court of Alderen on Monday in Easter Week 1711 By Gilbert, Lord Bishop of Sarum, Published by John Churchill, (1711)
A Sermon Preach'd At the Lent-Assizes Holden at Rochester in Kent Before the Right Honourable the Lord Chief Justice PArker and the Honourable Mr Justice Tracy March the 13th 1714, by Richard Collins, Published by J Pemberton, (1715)
A Sermon Preached at The Cathedral Church of Lincoln July the 7th 1713 By James Gardiner, Published by Bernard Lintott (1713)
A Sermon Design'd to be Preach'd at The Parish-Church of Lamborne in Barkshire by John Morrice, published by Tho Ward, (1712)
A Sermon Preach'd at the Hertford School Feast August 19 1707, by Henry Nelson, The Second Edition, Published by H Hills, (1708)
A Sermon Preach'd at the Assizes Held at Hertford March 5 1721-2 Before the Honble Mr Justice Powys, By Allen Cowper, Published by W a nd J Innys, (1722)
The case of Reform'd Episcopal Churches in Great Poland and Polish Prussia Consider'd In a Sermon Preached on Sunday Nov 18 1716 at St Laurence Jewry, St Olave's, By Thomas Bennett, Published by W Innys (1716)
A Sermon Preached before the Queen at St James's Chapel on sunday December the 30th 1705 by Samuel Clarke, Published by Her Majesties Special Command, The Third Edition, (1708)
Two Sermons Preached in the Cathedral Church of Salisbury The First on the Fifth of November Gun-Powder-Treason Day, The Second on the Seventh of November... in the year 1710, By the Right Reverend Father in God Gilbert [Bumet], Lord Bishop of Salisbury, (1710)

From the antiquarian library of Christopher Rowe. Christopher Rowe was a schoolmaster in Norwich and then in Bristol. Throughout his career he inspired many to love literature, history and music. He was a specialist on 17th century printer and bookseller, Humphres Moseley and began his, unfortunately unfinished, PhD dissertation on him.

CONDITION

In a full calf binding, rebacked with original boards preserved. Externally, generally smart with small patches of heavy rubbing to boards. Prior owner's bookplate to front pastedown, Jam. Pearson. Another prior owner's bookplate to the recto of front endpaper, Christopher Rowe. Prior owner's hand written notations to the endpapers, of quotes from various pages. The owner has paginated the entire text themselves in ink and their quotes reference their own pagination. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are age toned with scattered spotting throughout, heavier to the first and last few pages. Overall: GOOD.


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