The Weavers Pocket-Book or, Weaving Spiritualized: In a Discourse, Wherein Men employed in that Occupation, are instructed how to raise Heavenly Meditations, from the several Parts of their Work; To which also are added Some few Moral and Spiritual Observations; relating both to That and other Trades; by John Collins. John Collinges.
The Weavers Pocket-Book or, Weaving Spiritualized: In a Discourse, Wherein Men employed in that Occupation, are instructed how to raise Heavenly Meditations, from the several Parts of their Work; To which also are added Some few Moral and Spiritual Observations; relating both to That and other Trades; by John Collins

The Weavers Pocket-Book or, Weaving Spiritualized: In a Discourse, Wherein Men employed in that Occupation, are instructed how to raise Heavenly Meditations, from the several Parts of their Work; To which also are added Some few Moral and Spiritual Observations; relating both to That and other Trades; by John Collins

Glasgow: John Brown, 1766. Hardcover. 224 p.; 16 cm. Contemporary calf with six spine compartments between raised bands; modern leather label in second compartment with gilt-tooled title: Weavers. Modern japanese tissue repair of joints. Includes list of subscribers on pp. 217-24. The author, John Collinges (1623-1690), was an English theologian and writer. He published this work in 1675 as a theological guide specifically for the weavers of Norwich, England. Very scarce. In Good Condition: leather is rubbed; professional japanese tissue repair of joints; title page has repair along gutter and chipping to edges, without loss of text; 7-cm. closed tear from lower edge of pp. 73-74; 2-cm. closed tear from fore-edge of pp. 107-8; lacking upper corner of pp. 123-4, without loss of text; chip out of lower edge of last leaf with loss of one subscriber's first name; old stain in lower part of several pages; heavy soiling throughout. Good. Item #005065

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