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The Resource Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged

Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged

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Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged
Title
Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences
Title remainder
for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged
Title variation
  • Treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions
  • Wits' commonwealth
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CLU
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index: p. [1-4] at end
  • Bookseller's catalog, p. [5-12] at end
  • Usually ascribed to John Bodenham, who planned the collection, though the work appears to have been done by Nicholas Ling; cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 2, p. 753-754
  • Published first in 1597. Often cited as Wits' commonwealth. Cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 13, p. 273
  • Cf. Pforzheimer, p. 826-828
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[2], ii, 270, [12] p.
Note
  • Half brown calf and marbled paper over boards; edged in red. Boards detached; backstrip mostly wanting.
  • Inscription in ink on lower free endpaper: Thomas.
  • Ex libris d'Alté Aldridge Welch; his boy and snail bookplate on upper paste-down.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33364603
  • ucoclc33364603
Label
Wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools ... newly corrected and enlarged
Publication
Note
  • Includes index: p. [1-4] at end
  • Bookseller's catalog, p. [5-12] at end
  • Usually ascribed to John Bodenham, who planned the collection, though the work appears to have been done by Nicholas Ling; cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 2, p. 753-754
  • Published first in 1597. Often cited as Wits' commonwealth. Cf. Dict. nat. biog., v. 13, p. 273
  • Cf. Pforzheimer, p. 826-828
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
[2], ii, 270, [12] p.
Note
  • Half brown calf and marbled paper over boards; edged in red. Boards detached; backstrip mostly wanting.
  • Inscription in ink on lower free endpaper: Thomas.
  • Ex libris d'Alté Aldridge Welch; his boy and snail bookplate on upper paste-down.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)33364603
  • ucoclc33364603

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