A PEACEABLE METHOD FOR RE-UNITING PROTESTANTS AND CATHOLICKS IN MATTERS OF FAITH: PRINCIPALLY IN THE SUBJECT OF THE HOLY EUCHARIST ....

[ London]: Printed for G.W., 1686. [8],87,[1]pp. Quarto. Extracted from pamphlet volume. Some marginal tanning and light soiling, some early ink annotations in the preface, but a good copy. Item #WRCLIT65845

First edition in English of Maimbourg's MÉTHODE PACIFIQUE ..., the translator's Preface signed by "G.W." Louis Maimbourg (1610-1686), French Jesuit and historian, published both controversial works and historical compilations that enjoyed wide popularity for their stylistic polish -- Dryden was among the translators of the latter. ESTC R20112. WING M294. McALPIN IV:225.

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