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Wilson's Arte of rhetorique, 1560;
ed. by G. H. Mair.


Main Author: Wilson, Thomas, 1525?-1581.
Related Names: Erasmus, Desiderius d. 1536., Mair, George Herbert ed.
Language(s): English
Published: [Oxford] At the Clarendon press, 1909.
Subjects: Suffolk, Katharine Willoughby Brandon, > Suffolk, Katharine Willoughby Brandon, / Duchess of, > Suffolk, Katharine Willoughby Brandon, / Duchess of, / 1519-1580.
Suffolk, Henry Brandon, > Suffolk, Henry Brandon, / duke of, > Suffolk, Henry Brandon, / duke of, / 1537?-1551.
Note: 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.
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.
"A reprint of the edition of 1585 ... collated with the edition of 1567, and with that of 1560 (which is the editio princeps)."
Physical Description: 20 cm.
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