Alexander Cruden, M. A.
Published as the Act directs for C. Dilly; and the rest of the Proprietors in London, May 5th 1785.
Etching, published state, frontispiece to Cruden's 'A Complete Concordance to the Holy Scriptures...' 240 x 185mm, 9½ x 7¼". A fine impression.
Bust portrait in oval frame of Alexander Cruden (1701 - 1770), 'a pious Scot of enormous industry and pendantry' (Martin Gayford, 'Constable in Love'). Cruen was author of the 'Biblical Concordances' (J. Buckland, 1785); coat-of-arms below. After Thomas Frye (c.1710 - 1762).
See BL 467.d.9.
[Ref: 22386] £75.00