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作者 Cotgrave, John, fl. 1655
書名 Wits interpreter: the English Parnassus. Or, A sure guide to those admirable accomplishments that compleat our English gentry, in the most acceptable qualifications of discourse or writing [electronic resource] : 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, drollerys, and other verses. 4. Cyprian goddess, description of beauty. 5. The muses Elizium, severall poetical fictions. 6. The perfect inditer, letters a la mode. 7. Games and sports now us'd at this day among the gentry of England, &c. 8. Cardinal Richeleiu's key to his manner of writing of letters by cyphers. As also an alphabetical table of the first devisers of sciences and other curiosities; all which are collected with industry and care, for the benefit and delight of those that love ingenious enterprises. The 3d edition with many new additions, by J.C
出版項 London : printed for N. Brook, at the Angel in Cornhill, and [sic], MDCLXXI. [1671]
版本 3d edition with many new additions
說明 [14], 520 p
系列 Early English books online
附註 J.C. = John Cotgrave
Partly in verse
The words "1. Theatre of courtship, ... of beauty." are gathered by a right brace on title page; the words "5. The muses Elizium, ... by cyphers." are gathered by a left brace
Copy filmed at UMI microfilm Early English Books 1641-1700 reel 2477 lacks all after page 351
Reproduction of original in: Henry E. Huntington Library; Folger Shakespeare Library
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) C6372
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 683:19; 2477:14) s1999 miun s
EBBO
主題 Courtship -- Early works to 1800
Letter writing -- Early works to 1800
Riddles -- Early works to 1800
Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions -- Early works to 1800
Games -- Early works to 1800
Gentry -- England -- Early works to 1800
Alt Title Witts interpreter or the new Parnassus
Wits interpreter, the English Parnassus
Sure guide to those admirable accomplishments that compleat our English gentry, in the most acceptable qualifications of discourse or writing
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