Of the imitation of Christ [microform] : Three, both for wisedome, and godlines, most excellent bookes, made 170. yeeres since by one Thomas of Kempis, and for the worthines thereof oft since translated out of Latine into sundrie languages by diuers godlie and learned men. Now newlie corrected, translated, and with most ample textes, and sentences of holie Scripture illustrated by Thomas Rogers
- Uniform Title:
- Imitatio Christi. English
- At London : Printed [by Humphrey Lownes] for the Companie of Stationers, 1617.
- Physical Description:
- 48 unnumbered pages, 277 pages, 11 unnumbered pages : illustrations (woodcuts)
- Additional Creators:
- Thomas, à Kempis, 1380-1471
Rogers, Thomas, -1616
- A translation of: Imitatio Christi.
Appears at reel 1643 (Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery copy) and at reel 1696 (British Library copy).
Colophon reads "1617. At London. Printed by H.L. for the Company of Stationers." Printer's name from STC.
Reel 1643: some print faded; cropped at outer margin; tightly bound. Reel 1696: tightly bound.
Reproductions of the originals in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery and the British Library.
The first leaf is blank except for signature-mark "A1".
The traditional attribution to Thomas à Kempis is disputed.
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- Other Forms:
- Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1983, 1985. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1643:8, 1696:2).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.) 23983.
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