Extremely Rare Antique 1676 Hardcover "The Devine Epicurus" By Antoine LeGrand 17th Century Philosophy

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Here is a extremely rare find an antique 1676 hardcover 17th century philosophy book The Devine Epicurus or, The Empire of Pleasure over the Vertues Composed By the most renown’d philosopher Antoine LeGrand translated by into English by Edward Cooke Esq printed and published in London by by H. Bruges for M. Widdows at the Green-Dragon in St. Paul’s Church-yard, 1676. I believe it has been beautifully rebound most likely in the 19th century. It is in extremely good condition. No foxing or staining on the pages, It is a very readable copy indeed, and we be a prize in anyone;s collection.

Epicureanism is a system of philosophy based upon the teachings of the ancient Greek philosopher Epicurus, founded around 307 BC. Epicurus was an atomic materialist, following in the steps of Democritus. His materialism led him to a general attack on superstition and divine intervention

This book contains 128 pages.
Measures 6″ by 4″

TO ROBERT COKE OF NORFOLK, Esq A Member o the Ho∣norable House of COMMONS.
THE DIVINE EPICURUS, Or the Empire of PLEASURE Over the VERTUES.
The first Treatise: of Pleasure.
The first discourse.
The Second Discourse;
The third Discourse.
The Fourth Discourse.
The Second TREATISE Of Moral VERTUES.
The First Discourse.
The Second Discourse;
The Third Discourse.
The Fourth Discourse.
The Third TREA-TISE. OF TEMPERANCE.
The First Discourse.
The Second Discourse;
The Third Discourse.
The Fourth Discourse.
The Fourth TREATISE. OF FORCE.
The First Discourse.
The Second Discourse;
The Third Discourse.
The Fourth Discourse.
THE FIFTH TREATISE. OF JUSTICE.
The First Discourse.
The Second Discourse;
The Third Discourse.
The Fourth Discourse.

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Weight 16 oz
Dimensions 9 × 7 × 3 in
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