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Allestree, Richard 1619-1681

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Works: 407 works in 3,083 publications in 5 languages and 41,715 library holdings
Genres: Devotional literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Introductions  Prayers and devotions  Sermons  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Attributed name, Dubious author, Creator
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The whole duty of man : laid down in a plain and familiar way for the use of all, but especially the meanest reader : divided into XVII chapters, one whereof being read every Lords Day the whole may be read over thrice in the year : necessary for all families ; with Private devotions for several occasions by Richard Allestree( )

473 editions published between 1673 and 2018 in English and German and held by 6,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

End sheets have handwritten entires recording the births of the children for the Joshua and Mary (Moon) Quicksell family of Burlington County, NJ, 1735-1743. Page 71 has "Robert Wallis his book" and page 86 has "Adam Thorowgood his booke 1650."
The gentleman's calling by Richard Allestree( Book )

150 editions published between 1660 and 2003 in English and held by 2,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ladies calling, in two parts by Richard Allestree( Book )

148 editions published between 1673 and 2010 in English and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The causes of the decay of Christian piety, or, An impartial survey of the ruines of Christian religion, undermin'd by unchristian practice by Richard Allestree( Book )

102 editions published between 1667 and 2016 in English and held by 1,791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of contentment by Richard Allestree( Book )

102 editions published between 1675 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 1,749 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lively oracles given to us, or, The Christians birth-right and duty, in the custody and use of the Holy Scripture by Richard Allestree( Book )

64 editions published between 1678 and 1983 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of the learned and pious author of The whole duty of man by Richard Allestree( )

60 editions published between 1684 and 1978 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The government of the tongue by Richard Allestree( Book )

70 editions published between 1667 and 1978 in English and held by 911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of patience under all afflictions : an appendix to The art of contentment by Richard Allestree( )

32 editions published between 1684 and 2016 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advertisement: p. 168. Formerly attributed to Richard Allestree, Lady Pakington or to Richard Sterne. cf. BM. Reproduction of original in Cambridge University Library. (marc) 12116399. (stc) Wing A1096. (vid) 54318. (DLPS) A23696.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A23696.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Patience. Pakington, Dorothy Coventry, d. 1679. Devotional exercises. Sterne, Richard, 1596?-1683
Private devotions for several occasions, ordinary and extraordinary by Richard Allestree( )

27 editions published between 1660 and 2010 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gentleman's calling by Richard Allestree( )

32 editions published between 1662 and 2005 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The government of the thoughts : a prefatory discourse to The government of the tongue by Richard Allestree( Book )

28 editions published between 1694 and 2018 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advertisement: p. 179 and p. [3] at end. The whole duty of man attributed by Wing and others to Richard Allestree. This text variously attributed to Lady Dorothy Pakington, Richard Sterne, Abp. of York, John Fell, Bp. of Oxford, and others. cf. DNB. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12724891. (stc) Wing A1131. (vid) 66316. (DLPS) A23734.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A23734.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Conduct of life. Pakington, Dorothy Coventry, d. 1679. Fell, John, 1625-1686
The government of the tongue by Richard Allestree( )

18 editions published between 1702 and 1713 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discourse concerning the period of humane life, whether mutable or immutable by Richard Allestree( )

19 editions published between 1677 and 2016 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dedication signed: R.E. Authorship regarding The whole duty of man, and other treatises by the same author is uncertain, but the preponderance of opinion favors Richard Allestree. Cf. Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.). First ed. Cf. NUC pre-1956. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12380886. (stc) Wing A1110. (stc) Arber's Term cat. I 274. (vid) 60744. (DLPS) A23713.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A23713.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Predestination -- Early works to 1800. R. E
The whole duty of man : laid down in a plain and familiar way for the use of all, ... With Private devotions for several occasions by Richard Allestree( )

40 editions published between 1661 and 1753 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whole duty of receiving worthily the blessed sacrament by Richard Allestree( )

18 editions published between 1704 and 2005 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Alestrie, Richard 1619-1681

Alestry, Richard 1619-1681

Allestrie, Richard 1619-1681

Allestry, Richard 1619-1681

Auteur de la Pratique des vertus chrétiennes

Auteur de La pratique des vertus chretiennes, l' 1619-1681

Author of The whole duty of man

Author of The whole duty of man 1619-1681

Author of The whole duty of man, the 1619-1681

Geleerde Engelsche schryver, de 1619-1681

Richard Allestree English Royalist churchman and Provost of Eton College

Richard Allestree religioso realista inglês e reitor do Eton College

Schryver van Den ganschen plicht van een christen, den 1619-1681

Whole duty of man, Author of

Whole duty of man, Author of 1619-1681

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English (1,940)

Latin (26)

French (2)

German (1)

Welsh (1)