PRINTED...FOR THE AUTHOR'S DAUGHTERS
A Collection of Evangelical Discourses on Fifteen Passages of Scripture, Adapted to the Family and Closet...Printed for the Benefit of His Daughters.
Edinburgh. Printed By J. Reid, for the Authors's Daughters, 1772. First Edition.
8vo. xvi, 446pp, . Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Rubbed, with some loss to marbled paper, loss to head and foot of spine, splitting and slight loss to joints. Bumping to corners.
Rev. Charles Irvine, (c1680s-d.1737) Aberdonian Presbyterian, graduate of St. Andrews University, Minister at Lunan and later Marytown. This rare collection of his evangelical sermons published at Edinburgh, as stated to title, for the benefit of his daughters. ESTC locates only three copies worldwide, at BL, NLS and Harvard.
ESTC T104965.£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 9760