|Title||A discourse about the state of true happinesse : deliuered in certaine sermons in Oxford, and at St. Pauls Crosse / by Robert Bolton, batchelour in divinitie, and minister of Gods Word at Broughton in Northampton Shire |
|Detail Depicted||Printing - Page design (Leaf R1 recto)|
Printing - Decorative elements - Head and tail pieces (Leaf R1 recto)
|Creator/Author||Robert Bolton [Bolton, Robert, 1572-1631] |
|Publisher||for Edmund Weaver, and to be sold at the Greyhound in Pauls Church-yard |
|Place of Publication||At London [England - London] |
|Date of Publication||1638 |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Happiness -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Early works to 1800|
|Genre Heading||Religious works|
Early printed books--1601-1700 (17th century)
|Bibliographic Elements||, 214,  p. ; 19 cm. (4to) |
|Printing Method||Letterpress on handmade laid paper |
|Printer||Imprinted by Iohn Legatt [Legatt, John] |
|Image Production Process||Woodcuts|
|Binding||Bound in contemporary leather over boards; sewn on 4 cords.|
Title "Works" stamped in blind on spine.
Some evidence of gold tooling on the spine.
All edges stained dark red.
|General Notes||Signatures: A-O[superscript 8] P[superscript 4] Q-R[superscript 2] [$4 (-P4) signed]; 120 leaves, pp.  1-214 .|
Other title: Discourse of true happinesse.
The seventh edition, corrected and amended, with a table thereunto annexed
Title and text within double rule.
Woodcut printer's mark on t.p.; decorated and historiated initials and head-pieces.
|Previous Owners||John L. Lievsay|
C Marriott, Newton 1830 inscribed on front pastedown
|Digital Collection||Historical Book Arts Collection |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division. |
|Repository Collection||Special Collections |
|Call Number||SpecColl Rare Books BV4500.B65 1638 |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned in RGB color using an Olympus C-2000 Zoom digital camera and saved in.jpg format and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2004 |
|Content||17th century salvation sermon|
Title page -- Epistle dedication to Sir Avgvstine Nicols -- An advertisement to the reader -- A discourse of true happinesse -- The table
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