[Ady, Thomas?]. The Doctrine of Devils, proved to be the grand Apostacy of these later Times. An Essay tending to rectifie those Undue Notions and Apprehensions Men have about Daemons and Evil Spirits.

London, printed for the author, 1676.

8vo. (8), 205, (1) pp. Contemporary calf.


First edition of this skeptical essay on demons, often attributed to Thomas Ady. A Dutch translation appeared in 1691 which cited N. Orchard as the author.

Browned and stained; a few edge flaws. Handwritten ownership (dated 1857) on front pastedown. Issued without the 16 pp. of publisher's ads appended to some copies.


Coumont D99.1. Wing O-366A. Kernot 1678.

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