AN ESSAY ON THE ORIGIN OF EVIL. By Dr. William King, late Lord Archbishop of Dublin. Translated from the Latin, with large Notes. To which are added two Sermons by the same Author, the former concerning Divine Prescience, the latter on the Fall of Man. The Third Edition, corrected. By Edmund Law. M.A. Fellow of Christ College.
Cambridge: Printed for William Thurlbourn. And Sold by J and P. Knapton, W. Innys and R. Manby, S. Birt and C. Rivington, Booksellers in London, 1739. lvi, [1 Errata], [1 blank], 517, [1blank], 82, [24 Index] pages. Bound in contemporary calf; red gilt label to spine. Octavo. Lacks front end-paper; front pastedown bears the manuscript details of the marriage of Robert and Mary Stacy (January 12th 1826] and the births of their seven children. Binding is worn and rubbed and is splitting along the upper joint but remains firm. A very good, clean copy.