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Pia desideria: or, divine addresses, in three books. Illustrated with XLVII. copper-plates. Written in Latine by Herm. Hugo. Englished by Edm. Arwaker, M.A.

General note: Translation of: Pia desideria. With an added engraved title page (plate): Divine addresses. Engraved title page signed "Sturt sc:", who also engraved the illustrations. Cf. Lowndes. Printer's name from Wing CD. In verse. With a final advertisement leaf. Signatures: A4 B-Q8; -D2, H2, M2, P1, Q2, (all replaced with blank leaves), Q8; several leaves bearing illustrations mutilated, not affecting illustrations; engraved t.p., A1-B2 browned UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), H3351 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1968. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 279:10). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink signatures on front fly leaf: "John Horst", "Hannah Newton. Her book, 1730", and others, illegible; MS. ink inscriptions on t.p. verso: "Sarah" and (?); MS. ink inscription on Q7v: "Sarrah Richardson his book march ye 25 Day 1716"; From the library of Sidney Beisly (d. 1876) ; Beisly bequest, 1896 UK-SuSCL