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Wits interpreter, the English Parnassus, or, The sure guide to those admirable accomplishments that compleat our English gentry, in the most acceptable qualifications of discourse or writing [microform] : in which briefly the whole mystery of those pleasing witchcrafts of eloquence and love, are made easie in the following subjects, viz. 1. Theatre of courtship, accurate complements, 2. The labyrinth of fancies, new experiments and inventions, 3. Apollo and Orpheus, several love-songs, epigrams, drolleries and other verses, 4. Cyprian goddess, description of beauty, 5. The muses elizium, several poetical fictions, 6. The perfect inditer, letters ala mode, 7. Cardinal Richelieu's key to his manner of writing of letters by cyphers, 8. Games and sports now used at this day among the gentry of England, &c. : as also an alphabetical table of the first devisers of sciences and other curiosities ... / by I.C
Bib ID 2391545
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Cotgrave, John, active 1655
 
Edition The 2d edition, with many new additions. 
Description London : Printed for N. Brook ..., 1662 
[15], 496, [15] p. 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 683:18.

Notes

Attributed to John Cotgrave. Cf. Halkett & Laing (2nd ed.).

Added t.p., engraved: Witts interpreter, or, The new Parnassus.

Advertisement: p. 496-[15] at end.

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.

Cited In

Wing C6371

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1977. 1 microfilm reel. 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 683:18) 
Subjects Courtship -- Early works to 1800.
Also Titled

Wits interpreter

Witts interpreter, or, The new Parnassus

English Parnassus

Sure guide to those admirable accomplishments that compleat our English gentry

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