Richard Day, A Booke of Christian prayers..., 1581 - Prayers for our enemies, p.54r.

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Date:1581

Description:Life-style advice for Shakespeare and his contemporaries.

Many of Day’s marginal woodcuts included scripture quotations and advice on lifestyle, such as ministering to the sick.

Full title: Richard Day, A Booke of Christian Prayers collected out of the auncient writers and best learned in our tyme, worthy to be read with earnest mynde of all Christians in these daungerous and troublesome dayes', London, John Daye, 1581.


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