[BURTON, John]. ~ Sacerdos paroecialis rusticus. Oxford: E Theatro Sheldoniano, Impensis Jacob. Fletcher... Prostat apud J. Rivington & J. Fletcher.... 1757.
8vo (205 × 115 mm), pp. , 31, ; preserved in modern marbled boards.
Sole edition. A neo-Latin poem on the life and duties of the rural parish priest. As a young man Burton (1696-1771) was a much-celebrated Oxford don, before becoming the incumbent of the valuable vicarage of Mapledurham, on the Oxfordshire side of the Thames, to which was nominated by Eton College in 1733.