Oct 13, 2022 - Sale 2617

Sale 2617 - Lot 16

Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,000
Donne, John (1572-1631)
Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis that Self-Homicide is Not so Naturally Sin, that it May Never be Otherwise.

London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, 1648.

Second edition, quarto, title page printed in red and black within type ornament border (title page tattered along fore-edge and bottom with loss to blank margin and bottom outside corner of the border, somewhat clumsily reinforced on verso); bound in later half russet morocco and marbled paper boards, 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.

Wing D-1859; ESTC R13916; Keynes 48; McAlpin II 560; Thomas E.418 [11].