The Pleasant and Princely History of the Gentle-Craft a Discourse Containing Many Matters of Delight, Very Pleasant to Read

The Pleasant and Princely History of the Gentle-Craft a Discourse Containing Many Matters of Delight, Very Pleasant to Read : Shewing What Famous Men Have Been Shooe-Makers in Time Past in This Land, with Their Worthy Deeds and Great Hospitality (1690)

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This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++"The pleasant and princely history of the gentle-craft a discourse containing many matters of delight, very pleasant to read: shewing what famous men have been shooe-makers in time past in this land, with their worthy deeds and great hospitality"Gentle craftDeloney, Thomas, 1543?-1600.Added engraved t.p. has title: The history of the gentle-craft.Attributed to Thomas Deloney. cf. DNB, Halkett & Laing.A popular title published at various times with the titles: The pleasant history of the gentle craft, The history of the gentle craft, and The gentle craft. There appear to be at least two editions "Printed for H. Rhodes ..." sometime in the late 17th century. Halkett & Laing list one edition of 51 p. while NUC pre-1956 gives one with 48 p. The present edition includes the final poem "How a shooe-makers widow fell in love with her man."[7], 48 p.: London: Printed for H. Rhodes ..., [1690?]Wing / D961EnglishReproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Cambridge University Library++++This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 132g
  • Proquest, Eebo Editions
  • United States
  • English
  • 1240854587
  • 9781240854585