The Christian’s Guide to Heaven; or, a Complete Manual of Catholic Piety. Containing a selection of fervent prayers, pious reflections, pathetic meditations, and solid instructions, for every state of life. The eighth edition. Bound with: A Supplement to the Manual of Catholic Piety. Two volumes in one. Dublin: Printed by T. M’Donnel, No. 50, Essex-street, 1795/1798. 12mo. pp. xii, 276, , viii, , 10-143, . Engraved frontispiece to both volumes. Contemporary full red morocco, covers framed by double gilt fillets enclosing in the centre a white paper lozenge with gilt decorations and a flame tool at top and botom of lozenge; with ‘LM’ and ‘MF’ in gilt either side. Flat spine divided into six compartments by a chain-link roll, the remainder tooled in gilt with awave lines and floral decorations; splash-marbled endpapers. From the library of J. Ferrall with his stamp dated Sept. 30, 1800 and an inscription from ‘Mary to her brother’ on verso of title. Minor wear to extremities. A very good copy. €1500 [L1 MBC 2A]
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