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Author Wilson, Thomas, 1525?-1581.

Title Wilson's Arte of rhetorique, 1560 [microform] / ed. by G.H. Mair.

Imprint [Oxford] : Clarendon Press, 1909.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 10707.    ---  Available
Description xxxiv p., 1 l., reprint (8 p. leaves, 232 p.), [233]-236 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Tudor & Stuart library
Library of English literature ; LEL 10707.
Note "A reprint of the edition of 1585 ... collated with the edition of 1567, and with that of 1560 (which is the editio princeps)."
Original title, within illustrated border: The Art of Rhetorique, for vse of all such as are studious of Eloquence, set forth in English, by Thomas Wilson 1553. And now newly set forth againe, with a Prologue to the Reader, 1567. Imprinted at London, by George Robinson, 1585.
Among the examples given are: An examle of commending a noble personage [two noble gentlemen, Henry duke of Suffolke, and his brother Lord Charles]: p. 14-17; An epistle to perswade a yong gentlemen to mariage, deuised by Erasmus: p. 39-63; An example of comfort [addressed to the duchess of Suffolk on the death of her sons]: p. 66-85.
Master microform held by: LrI.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature ; LEL 10707).
Note s 1970 ilu n
Subject Suffolk, Henry Brandon, Duke of, 1537?-1551.
Suffolk, Katharine Willoughby Brandon, Duchess of, 1519-1580.
Added Author Mair, George Herbert, 1887-1926.
Erasmus, Desiderius, -1536.

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