|Author:||Rice, Richard, fl. 1548-1579.|
|Title:||An inuectiue againste vices, taken for vertue. Gathered out of the scriptures, by the vnprofitable seruaunt of Iesus Christe, Richard Rice.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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An inuectiue againste vices, taken for vertue. Gathered out of the scriptures, by the vnprofitable seruaunt of Iesus Christe, Richard Rice.
Rice, Richard, fl. 1548-1579., Crowley, Robert, 1518?-1588.
Imprinted at London: By Ihon Kyngston, for Henry Kirckham, [ca. 1575]
|Alternate titles:||An invective againste vices, taken for vertue. Invective againste vices, taken for vertue. Destruction of small vices. Of small vices. The destruction.|
The preface is by Robert Crowley.
Running title reads, from recto to verso, "The destruction of small vices.".
A diatribe against playing cards, dice, tennis, bowls, etc.
Last leaf verso has printer's device, a variant of McKerrow 224.
Signatures: A-K4 L2.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
Amusements -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800.
To the Christian Reader, Robert Crowley wisheth the direction of Goddes holie spirite.
To the Christian Reader.
The Lorde Iesu Christe, the sonne of the euerlastyng God, the re∣storer of all puritie, giue vs grace to liue in∣nocently in his sight. Amē.