|Author:||Morton, Charles, 1627-1698.|
|Title:||The great evil of health-drinking, or, A discourse wherein the original evil, and mischief of drinking of healths are discovered and detected, and the practice opposed with several remedies and antidotes against it, in order to prevent the sad consequences thereof.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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The great evil of health-drinking, or, A discourse wherein the original evil, and mischief of drinking of healths are discovered and detected, and the practice opposed with several remedies and antidotes against it, in order to prevent the sad consequences thereof.
Morton, Charles, 1627-1698.
London: Printed for Jonathan Robinson ..., 1684.
Attributed to C. Morton. Cf. NUC pre-1956.
Errata: p. xvi.
Reproduction of original in Yale University Library.
Temperance -- Early works to 1800.
Drinking customs -- Early works to 1800.
A serious Address TO Governours and Governed.
CHAP. I. Shewing that Ceremonies and Rules of engaging to drink to excess, and particularly this of Healthing, hath been reproved by Ancient Fathers, and Modern Divines. How the Question of drinking Healths hath been stated and de∣termined.
CHAP. II. Shewing how the Question of drink∣ing Healths hath been stated and resolved, with some Animad∣versions upon it.
CHAP. III. Some Things premised. In what Notion Healthing is taken. That Healthing is ancient, is no Plea for it. Liberty of drinking more ancient. A Sacrifice and Prayer, or honorary, memorative Sign, by Ambrose, Augustine, Rosi∣nus, &c. Its Rise. Its Traditi∣on to us.
CHAP. IV. Arguments against Healthing, and Dissuasives from it, general and particular, as it implies Sacrifice and Prayer.
CHAP. V. Remedies and Antidotes against Healthing.