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PALEY, William. Caution recommended in the Use and Application of Scripture Language. A sermon preached july 15, 1777, in the cathedral church of carlisle, at the visitation of the right reverend edmund, lord bishop of carlisle.

Cambridge. Printed by J. Archdeacon, 1777. First edition.
Quarto. [4], 8pp. Disbound. Lightly creased and spotted.
A rare survival of theologian William Paley's (1743-1803) second published work, a sermon on 2 Peter iii, vv. 15 16 preached at the invitation of Edmund Law, Bishop of Carlisle. Paley's connection with Law family greatly advanced his clerical career. Paley's long and faithful friendship with Law was acknowledged in the dedication to Horae Paulinae (1790).

ESTC records copies at five locations in the British Isles (BL, Cambridge, Dr. Williams's, Liverpool, and Oxford), and a further three in North America (California, Kansas, and Yale).
ESTC T4525.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21294