Seneca’s Morals by way of abstract· Of benefits, part I. The fourth edition. To which is added a discourse, under the title of An after-thought. By Sir R. L'Estrange, Kt. [with Parts II and III)
London: W. Freeman, 1688. pp 397, (4, ads). Pagination is irregular, An After-Thought is at the front. "Seneca’s morals of a happy life; of anger and clemency. ... Part II" has separate dated title page, with imprint "by R.E. for R. Bentley ... J. Tonson ... and J. Hindmarsh. " "Seneca’s morals· The third, and last part. Digested into XXVIII. epistles," has separate dated title page, with imprint "for Richard Bentley, Jacob Tonson, and John Hindmarsh". LACKING the frontispiece. Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), S2517 ESTC R21852. Bound in 19th century half calf and marbled boards, light green endpapers, added fly leaves, marbled page edges, spine with label, raised bands, decoration in blind. Front joint has short split at top and inner hinge is cracked, but cover still firmly attached, old ink signature on front fly leaf, rubbing to corner pieces, edges, and spine ends, VG copy otherwise, text quite clean and unworn, complete but for the frontispiece, attractive.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover