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Title
Mountains delectable they now ascend...
Names
Bunyan, John (1628-1688) (Author)
Collection

pilgrim's progress from this world, to that which is to come: delivered under the similitude of a dream. Wherein is discovered, the manner of his setting out, his dangerous journey, and safe arrival at the desired countrey. By John Bunyan.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1682
Place Term: London
Publisher: Printed for N. Ponder
Edition: The fifth edition wich [sic] additions ...
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KGC 1682 (Bunyan, J. Pilgrim's progress from this world (5th ed.))
Notes
Content : "The pilgrims progress having found good acceptation amongthe people ... and the publisher observing, that many persons desired to have it illustrated with pictures, hath... besides those that are ordinarily printed to the fifthimpression ... provided thirteen copper cuts curiously engraven for such as desire them."--Advertisement, prelim.leaf 1a. This copy contains 12 additional plates, apparently of Dutch origin.

Ownership : Lenox.

Content : Bound by W. Pratt.

Content : Imperfect: hinged throughout and mended, many page numberstorn away, last leaf (blank?) wanting.

Content : Lenox Collection.

Content : Page 61 wrongly numbered 91.

Content : Part one.

Content : With frontispiece, signed: R. W[hite]. f., and engraved illustration (the martyrdom of Faithful)

Content: With seven line advertisement on verso of t.--p., and "Books printed for Nath. Ponder," p. [222-226]
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14152378
UUID: 8f1f0710-c62a-012f-64ae-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1628: Creator Born
  • 1682: Issued
  • 1688: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Mountains delectable they now ascend..." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1682. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/955757e9-db0a-61da-e040-e00a1806527d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Mountains delectable they now ascend..." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/955757e9-db0a-61da-e040-e00a1806527d

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1682). Mountains delectable they now ascend... Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/955757e9-db0a-61da-e040-e00a1806527d

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Mountains delectable they now ascend...