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The academy of complements [microform] : Wherein ladies, gentlewomen, schollers, and strangers may accommodate their courtly practice with gentile ceremonies, complementall amorous high expressions, and formes of speaking or writing of letters most in fashion. A work perused, exactly perfected, every where corrected and enlarged, and inriched by the author, with additions of witty poems, and pleasant songs. With an addition of a new school of love, and a present of excellent similitudes, comparisons, fancies, and devices.

Author/Creator:
Philomusus, fl. 1640.
Publication:
London : printed for A. Mosely, at the Princes Arms in St. Pauls Church-yard, 1664.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[16], 344 p., [1] leaf of plates
Edition:
The last edition, with two tables; the one expounding the most hard English words: the other resolving the most delightfull fictions of the heathen poets.
Series:
Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1832:5.
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Other Title:
Academy of complements. Or Pearles of eloquence
Subjects:
Courtship -- Early works to 1800.
Love poetry, English -- Early works to 1800.
Notes:
"The authors preface to the reader" signed: Philomusus, i.e. John Gough?.
With an added engraved title page.
Caption title on p. 1 reads: The academy of complements. Or Pearles of eloquence.
Partly in verse.
Reproduction of the original at the Bodleian Library.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1988. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1832:05). s1988 miun a
Cited in:
Wing (2nd ed.) G1405A
Contributor:
J. G. (John Gough), fl. 1640, attributed name.
OCLC:
55722811