Seller: rarebiblesandmore (1,132) 99.4%, Location: United States, Ships to: US, Item: 261872639789 historicprints1 Store Includes both lives of eminent divines and lay persons eminent for piety in the 17th century, beautifully illustrated, and containing biographies of: Samuel Clark ( the author, and eminent puritan divine), William Twisse, Samuel Bolton, Ralph Robinson, John Janeway, Richard Mather, Joseph Alleine, Samuel Fairclough, Thomas Gouge, John Welch (the famous Scottish Covenanter), Plus a section entitled Providences, Strange and Extraoridnary. Matthew Hale, Mars. Margaret Baxter ( wife of Richard Baxter, who has written the preface to the volume as well), etc. etc. etc. The lives of Sundry Eminent Persons in this Later Age. In Two Parts, 1. of Divines. 2. of Nobility and Gentry of both Sexes. by Samuel Clark. Sometime Pastor of Bennet Fink, London. Preface by Richard Baxter. London: Printed for Thomas Simmons at the Princes Arms in Ludgate-Street, 1683. Nearly 9" x 13.5" in full calf, hand marbled endpapers, raised bands and blind stamped compartments. Some light chipping and wear to text block, but on the whole quite attractive and sound, one leaf in life of J. Rowe lacking corner, affecting a few lines, other minor faults not affecting text. Erratically paginated, but as usual, and complete. Powered by eBay Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items. Condition: Some foxing and scattered stains throughout. Overall pages crisp and clean. Rebound full leather, seven raised bands.