A Moral Essay, Preferring Solitude to Publick Employment, and All It's Appanages, Such as Fame, Command, Riches, Pleasures, Conversation, & (1665)

A Moral Essay, Preferring Solitude to Publick Employment, and All It's Appanages, Such as Fame, Command, Riches, Pleasures, Conversation, & (1665)

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  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 245g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240832737
  • 9781240832736
  • 1,760,365