A monomachie of motiues in the mind of man: or a battell betweene vertues and vices of contrarie qualitie Wherein the imperfections and weaknesses of nature appeare so naked, that anie reasonable soule may soone see by what spirit he is lead: herevnto also, besides sundrie deuout praiers necessarilie interlaced, diuers golden sentences of S. Barnard are annexed: and also a briefe conclusion of his vpon this theame, that victorie is obtained by resisting temptation. Newlie englished by Abraham Fleming. De conflictu vitiorum et virtutum. English

Title

A monomachie of motiues in the mind of man: or a battell betweene vertues and vices of contrarie qualitie Wherein the imperfections and weaknesses of nature appeare so naked, that anie reasonable soule may soone see by what spirit he is lead: herevnto also, besides sundrie deuout praiers necessarilie interlaced, diuers golden sentences of S. Barnard are annexed: and also a briefe conclusion of his vpon this theame, that victorie is obtained by resisting temptation. Newlie englished by Abraham Fleming. De conflictu vitiorum et virtutum. English

Author

Autpertus, Ambrosius, d. 784.

Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo.

Bernard, of Clairvaux, Saint, 1090 or 91-1153.

Fleming, Abraham, 1552?-1607.

Date

1582

Place of Publication

London

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A translation of "De conflictu vitiorum et virtutum", attributed to Ambrosius Autpertus, and also traditionally to St. Augustine and to others. Second half of imprint from colophon. Running title reads: A battell betweene vertues and vices. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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  • OTA: A00940
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A00940
  • DLPS: A00940
  • STC: STC 11048
  • STC: ESTC S102283
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99838073
  • PROQUEST: 99838073
  • VID: 2431