Pelecanicidium, Or, the Christian Adviser Against Self-Murder Together with a Guide and the Pilgrims Passe to the Land of the Living

Pelecanicidium, Or, the Christian Adviser Against Self-Murder Together with a Guide and the Pilgrims Passe to the Land of the Living : In Three Books. (1653)

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"Pelecanicidium, or, The Christian adviser against self-murder together with a guide and the pilgrims passe to the land of the living: in three books."
Denny, William, Sir, 1603 or 4-1676.
Barlow, Francis, 1626?-1702.
In verse.
Title on added illustrated t.p., engraved, inlaid: Pellicanicidium ... by Sr. William Denny.
Illustrated t.p. is signed: F. Barlow.
First ed. Cf. BM.
[16], 139, [1], 140-318 p., [3] p. of plates:
London: Printed for Thomas Hucklescott ..., 1653.
Wing / D1051
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  • Paperback | 350 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 626g
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240808410
  • 9781240808410