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Recreation for ingenious head-peeces, or, A pleasant grove for their wits to vvalk in : of epigrams, 700, epitaphs, 200, fancies, a number, fantasticks, abundance : with their new addition, multiplication and division.

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London : Printed for John Stafford ..., [1663]
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Book
1 online resource ([432] pages) : illustrations
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Early English books online
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Standardized Title:
Wit's recreations.
Other Title:
Pleasant grove for their wits to walk in.
Subjects:
Epigrams.
Epitaphs.
English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Notes:
Added t.p. engraved and illustrated (by William Marshall): Witt's recreations refined and augmented with ingenious conceites for the wittie, and Merrie Medicines for the melancholie. Printed by M. Symmons and S. Symmons, 1663.
Earlier editions 1640 and 1641 appeared under title: Wits recreations ...
Another 1663 edition has printed t.p.; by S. Simmons, in Aldersgate Street, 1663.
Has been ascribed to Sir John Mennes and James Smith, but includes the work of others. Cf. NUC pre-1956, and DNB.
Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 608:5) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
Wing M1715
Contributor:
Smith, James, 1605-1667.
Mennes, John, Sir, 1599-1671.
OCLC:
12187530
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