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. 255 pages, 81 engravings, gilt and black decorated brown cloth covers, some foxing, mainly to page edges. First published 1635. Poetry on various religious and Biblical topics with reproduction of the original 17th century illustrations. Francis Quarles (1592-1644) wrote pious verse-meditations and moral poems, which were popular with some of the Puritans. For information on emblem books see various sites online.