The Temple, title page of the second edition, 1633
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Curiously, the Authorized Version of 1611 has “glory” rather than “honour” in the line from Psalm 29: “…in his Temple doeth euery one speake of his glory.”
Herbert’s book debuted in 1633, shortly after his death from tuberculosis at the age of 39. It was a bestseller in its day, going through eight editions by 1690.