Title: Media: the middle things, in reference to the first and last things: or, The means, duties, ordinances, both secret, private and publike, for continuance and increase of a godly life, once begun, till we come to Heaven. Wherein are discovered many blessed medium's or duties, in their right method, manner and proceedings; that so a Christian (the spirit of Christ assisting) may walk on in the holy path, which leads from his new birth to everlasting life.
Author: Ambrose, Isaac, 1604-1664.
Publication info: London : Printed by John Field for Nathanaell Webb and William Grantham, at the Greyhound in Pauls Church-yard, 1650. [i.e. 1649]
subjects: [Christian life -- Early works to 1800] [Devotional exercises -- Early works to 1800] [Asceticism -- Early works to 1800]
Title: The conflict betvveene the flesh and the spirit. Or the last part of The Christian warfare wherein is described the nature of these combatants, the malice and power of the flesh and fleshly lusts, with the meanes whereby we may subdue and ouercome them. By Iohn Dovvname Batchelar in Diuinitie, and preacher of Gods Word.
Author: Downame, John, d. 1652.
Publication info: London : Printed by William Iones, dwelling in Red-crosse streete, neere Saint Gyles Church without Cripple-gate, 1618.
subjects: [Asceticism -- Early works to 1800] [Flesh (Theology) -- Early works to 1800]
Title: The second part of The Christian warfare; or the contempt of the world tending to arme and confirme the weake Christian against the tentations of prosperitie, and to preserue him from the immoderate loue of earthly things; by prouing vnto him, that both the world and worldly vanities are so base and worthlesse, that they deserue not to be esteemed and loued of a Chrstian, in comparison of Gods spirituall graces and heauenly ioyes. Written as an antidote against the poyson of worldlie loue ... By I. Dovvname Bachelar in Diuinitie, and preacher of Gods word.
Author: Downame, John, d. 1652.
Publication info: At London : Imprinted by Felix Kyngston, 1611.
Title: Asceticks, or, The heroick piety & virtue of the ancient Christian anchorets and coenobites. Part I exemplary asceticks.
Author: Socrates Christianus, d. 1706.
Publication info: London : Printed for the authour, 1696.
subjects: [Asceticism -- Early works to 1800] [Christian life]
Title: Tracts theological. I. Asceticks, or, the heroick piety and vertue of the ancient Christian anchorets and coenobites. II. The life of St. Antony out of the Greek of Sr. Athanasius. III. The antiquity and tradition of mystical divinity among the Gentiles. IV. Of the guidance of the spirit of God, upon a discourse of Sir Matthew Hale's concerning it. V. An invitation to the Quakers, to rectifie some errors, which through the scandals given they have fallen into.
Author: Stephens, Edward, d. 1706.
Publication info: London, : Printed, and are to be sold by Dan. Brown, at the Black-Swan and Bible without Temple-Bar: and Rich. Smith, at the Angel without Lincolns-Inn-Gate, near the Fields, 1697.
subjects: [Anthony, -- of Egypt, Saint, ca. 250-355 or 6 -- Early works to 1800] [Asceticism -- Early works to 1800] [Theology -- Early works to 1800] [Quakers -- Early works to 1800]