Item #18427 Proverbs and their lessons: being the substance of lectures delivered to young men's societies at Portsmouth and elsewhere. Richard Chenevix Trench.

Proverbs and their lessons: being the substance of lectures delivered to young men's societies at Portsmouth and elsewhere.

London: John W. Parker and Son, 1861. Fifth edition, 12mo, pp. [vi], [2], 155, [1], [4] ads; origh. brown cloth; minor rubbing at spine extremities, else very good. Remembered today as a philologist, Trench mainly occupied himself in the ministry, serving as Dean of Westminster and Archbishop of Dublin, with at least 18 theological titles to his credit; he was also the author of nine volumes of poetry, and seven more on history and literature. See DNB for a detailed accounting. Item #18427

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