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    [Bible, O.T.] Symon Patrick. The Proverbs of Solomon Paraphrased: With the Arguments of Each Chapter Which supply the place of a Commentary. London: M. Flesher for R. Royston, 1683. Krown & Spellman retail: $400. First Edition. 8vo. A8,(a)8, B-2P8. [32], 591, [1]p. Full contemporary calf, re-backed, small tear to S8 (no effect to text), gouge to back cover (no major effect). From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Simon Patrick (1626-1707), bishop of Ely, is best remembered for his "The Parable of the Pilgrim" (1664), a work similar to Bunyan's famous work although not quite as popular, and for his key role in the revival of church life at the end of the eighteenth century.  He was a prolific writer on polemical theology, scriptural exegesis, and edifatory material. Wing B2635. Lowndes 1802. ESTC R18386.

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