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A soveraign antidote against the fear of death: or, A cordial for a dying Christian : Being ten select meditations, wherein a Christians objections are answered, and his doubts and fears removed, and many convincing motives and arguments are laid down to perswade him to a willing submission to Gods will, whether he be sent for by a natural or a violent death. By Edward Bury formerly minister of Great Bolas in Shropshire.

  • Bury, Edward, 1616-1700.
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Soveraign antidote against the fear of death
Cordial for a dying Christian.
Poem, wherein is set forth the vanity, frailty and brevity of man's life.


London : printed by J. A. for Thomas Parkhurst, at the Bible and three crowns at the lower end of Cheapside, near Mercers-Chappel, 1681.

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80 unnumbered pages, 293 pages, 3 unnumbered pages, 8 pages


Signatures: A a-d B-T U⁴ A⁴.
With preliminary advertisement pages on d7v-d8r, errata on U3v, and a final advertisement leaf on U4.
Last numbered sequence has caption title which reads in part, "A poem, wherein is set forth the vanity, frailty and brevity of man's life"; with separate register; the poem is signed: Edward Bury.
Copy tightly bound with slight loss of text.
Reproduction of the original in Dr. William's Library, London, England.

References note

Wing (2nd ed., 1994) B6211.

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2088:11) s1999 miun s



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