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Politeuphuia, wits common-wealth, or, A treasury of divine, moral, historical, and political admonitions, similies, and sentences : for the use of schools.

Author/Creator:
N. L. (Nicholas Ling), active 1580-1607.
Publication:
London : Printed by J.H. for W. Freeman ..., 1699.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([6], 321, [6] pages)
Edition:
Newly revised.
Series:
Early English books online
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Other Title:
Wits common-wealth.
Treasury of divine, moral, historical, and political admonitions.
Subjects:
Aphorisms and apothegms.
Notes:
"The epistle dedicatory" and "To the reader" signed: N.L.
Usually ascribed to John Bodenham, who planned the collection, though the work appears to have been done by Nicholas Ling. compare Dedication; also DNB.
Often cited as Wits' commonwealth, and some editions appeared under that title. Published first in 1597, as the first in a series of which Mere's "Palladis Tamia," 1598, was the second; "Wits Theater of the little world," by Robert Allott, 1598, the third; and "Palladis Palatium. Wisedoms Pallace," 1604, the fourth. compare DNB.
Includes index.
Reproduction of original in the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign Campus). Library.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1552:10) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
Wing L2348
Contributor:
Bodenham, John, active 1600.
OCLC:
13408127
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Restricted for use by site license.