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MASON, W[illiam]. An affectionate address to passionate professors: shewing The Blessedness of a Meek and Quiet Spirit: the Evil of giving Way to Bad Tempers and Sinful Passions: and pointing out some remedies for subduing them.

London. Printed for the Author; and sold by M. Lewis...and J. Mathews, 1774. First edition.
12mo. 34pp, [2]. With a final leaf of publisher's advertisements. Disbound. Manuscript shelf-mark to head of title page, some spotting.
A rare survival of the sole edition of a devotional pamphlet by Calvinist writer and sometime editor of The Gospel Magazine, William Mason (1719-1791) warning of the dangers of indulging the evils of a 'hasty temper' and 'passionate disposition'.

ESTC records copies at two locations in the British Isles (BL and NLW), and a further two in North America (NYPL and Union Theological Seminary).
ESTC T81106.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21404