Sir Thomas Browne's Religio medici : letter to a friend &c. and Christian morals edited by W. A. Greenhill.
Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682)
Place of origin
Mount Stewart, County Down (Accredited Museum)
lvi, 392, 4 p. ; 16cm. Note in pencil on half-title verso"14A". Provenance: Nineteenth-century bookplate with portrait of Theresa 6th Marchioness of Londonderry set in a medallion surrounded by lillies, Marquess coronet and a cherub. Underneath the portrait are two rows of books. Mottoes: "Prest d'accomplir" and "Non domini nostri sed duces" [i.e. Theresa Susey Helen Chetwynd-Talbot (1856-1919) m. in 1875 Charles 6th Marquess of Londonderry]. Binding: Nineteenth-century publisher's full blue cloth, gilt series stamp on upper cover, gilt lettering on spine. Front flyleaf wanting.
Makers and roles
Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682) William Alexander Greenhill (1814-1894)