CROKATT, Gilbert & John Monroe]
Title: Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence display'd; or, The Folly of Their Teaching Discover'd, from their books, sermons, prayers &c., with considerable additions taken from scarce and valuable MSS. &c. [with] An Answer to the Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence.
Publisher: London Printed for the Booksellers 1847
Seller ID: 34513
Small 8vo. 184 & 140pp. Original stiff wrappers (repeating title page) in a contemporary binding of half calf, spine label and raised bands, marbled paper sides and endpapers. Extremities a little rubbed, and the leather on the spine has had its surface uniformly rubbed off; spine title label. Top edges gilt, the others uncut. A very good clean copy. Owner's name on preliminary blank. ***The Dedication is signed 'Jacob Curate', the authors were Gilbert Crokatt and John Monroe. A satire on Presbyterian preachers, first published in 1692 and much reprinted.
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