A Collection of Novels Viz, the Secret History of the Earle of Essex and Queen Elizabeth, the Happy Slave, And, the Double Cuckold

A Collection of Novels Viz, the Secret History of the Earle of Essex and Queen Elizabeth, the Happy Slave, And, the Double Cuckold : To Which Is Added, the Art of Pleasing in Conversation, by Cardinal Richlieu. (1699)

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"A Collection of novels viz, the secret history of the Earle of Essex and Queen Elizabeth, The happy slave, and, the double cuckold: to which is added, The art of pleasing in conversation, by Cardinal Richlieu."
Art de plaire dans la conversation.
Richelieu, Armand Jean du Plessis, duc de, 1585-1642.
Vaumoriere, M. de 1610-1693.
Bremond, Gabriel de.
"The art of pleasing in conversation," erroneously ascribed to Cardinal Richlieu, is attributed to Pierre d'Ortigue de Vaumoriere. cf. Brunet.
"The art of pleasing in conversation ... translated out of French" has special t.p.
"The secret history of the most renowned Q. Elizabeth and the Earl of Essex, by a person of quality" has special t.p.
"The viceroy of Catalonia, or, The double cuckold, made English by James Morgan ..." has special t.p.
"The happy slave, a novel, translated from the French by a person of quality, the third edition" has special t.p. and separate pagination.
[8], 325, [6], 194, [2] p.
London: Printed for R. Wellington ... and E. Rumball ..., 1699.
Wing / C5149
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  • Paperback | 564 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 29mm | 993g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240833628
  • 9781240833627