The Resource Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age : whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live

Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age : whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live

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Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age : whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live
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Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age
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whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live
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Meanes lawfull and unlawfull, to judge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the frivolous and foolish conjectures of this age
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eng
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Cu-RivES
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  • 5883
  • 223
  • S108887
  • Shakespeare, p. 90
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  • STC (2nd ed.)
  • Pforzheimer
  • ESTC
  • Boston Public Library. Barton collection catalogue
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Thomas Pennant Barton Collection of Shakespeare and Shakespeariana (Boston Public Library)
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-1614?
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Covell, William
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • active 1595
  • -1620
  • -1593
  • -1614
  • 1803-1869
  • 1799-1883
  • active 19th century
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  • Clerke, William
  • Legat, John
  • Orwin, Thomas
  • Bankworth, Richard
  • Barton, Thomas Pennant
  • Bedford, Francis
  • Booth, Lionel
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Great Britain
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Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age : whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live
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  • Dedication signed: W.C., i.e. William Covell
  • Sometimes attributed to William Clerke
  • Additional printer's name and bookseller's name from STC
  • Except for the first sheet, printed in London by Orwin
  • The final leaf is blank
  • A variant (STC 5884) has the dedication signed with Covell's name
  • Signatures: ()́þ B-2F́þ
  • Title page vignettes; headpieces; initials
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1 online resource ([232] pages)
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online
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound by Francis Bedford in green morocco panelled in gilt. The bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown as is the armorial bookplate of the Barton Library and the bookseller's label of Lionel Booth. All text block edges are gilt. The final (blank) leaf is wanting.
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Polimanteia, or, The meanes lawfull and vnlawfull, to iudge of the fall of a common-wealth, against the friuolous and foolish coniectures of this age : whereunto is added, a letter from England to her three daughters, Cambridge, Oxford, Innes of Court, and to all the rest of her inhabitants : perswading them to a constant vnitie of what religion soever they are, for the defence of our dread soveraigne, and natiue cuntry: most requisite for this time wherein wee now live
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Publication
Note
  • Dedication signed: W.C., i.e. William Covell
  • Sometimes attributed to William Clerke
  • Additional printer's name and bookseller's name from STC
  • Except for the first sheet, printed in London by Orwin
  • The final leaf is blank
  • A variant (STC 5884) has the dedication signed with Covell's name
  • Signatures: ()́þ B-2F́þ
  • Title page vignettes; headpieces; initials
Extent
1 online resource ([232] pages)
Form of item
online
Note
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound by Francis Bedford in green morocco panelled in gilt. The bookplate of the Barton Library is present on the front pastedown as is the armorial bookplate of the Barton Library and the bookseller's label of Lionel Booth. All text block edges are gilt. The final (blank) leaf is wanting.
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