SOME REMARKABLE PASSAGES IN THE LIFE OF THE HONORABLE JAMES GARDINER... WITH AN APPENDIX RELATING TO THE ANCIENT FAMILY OF THE MONROES OF FOULIS.

London: Printed for S. Crowder and F. Rivington, 1796. 276 pages. 8vo (7 x 4 inches); contemporary calf; light wear; with the signature "Isaac M'Cords Book. 1824." Item #1291

A fine copy of a later edition, originally issued in 1747. Doddridge, a nonconformist divine , was a major influence in the unification of Nonconformist groups. His most important work was "The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul" (1847) and the above work, which is an account of a reformed rake, who died of wounds received at the Battle of Prestonpans.

Price: $85.00

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