The gentlemans calling


The gentlemans calling


Allestree, Richard, 1619-1681.

Henchman, Humphrey, 1592-1675.

Pakington, Dorothy Coventry, Lady, d. 1679.

Sterne, Richard, 1596?-1683.

Fell, John, 1625-1686. (Electronic Enlightenment) (Library of Congress)



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First edition? One of two editions published in the same year. Other editions attribute this to the author of The whole duty of man [Richard Allestree]. Illustrated t.p., engraved; added illustrated t.p., engraved. Prefatory letter signed: H.H. [i.e. Humphrey Henchman] Variously attributed to Lady Dorothy Pakington, Richard Sterne, Abp. of York, John Fell, Bp. of Oxford, Humphrey Henchman, and others. cf. DNB. "Private devotions", p. [167]-176, has special t.p. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.


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  • DLPS: A23718
  • STC: Wing A1116
  • STC: ESTC R8983
  • EEBO-CITATION: 12711828
  • OCLC: ocm 12711828
  • VID: 66120