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Author Gerbier, Balthazar, Sir, 1592?-1667
Title The interpreter of the academie for forrain languages, and all noble sciences, and exercises. [electronic resource] : To all fathers of families and lovers of vertue. The first part, by Sr Balthazar Gerbier, Knight
Imprint London [i.e. Paris? : s.n.], M.DC.XLVIII. [1648]
Descript [4], 4, 3-16, [3], 18-203, [3]; [4], 3, [1], 8, 40, 49-91, [1] p., [25] leaves of plates, folded table : ports
Series Early English books online
Note Parallel French and English texts
The imprint is false; in fact printed in France, judging from the typography, and probably in Paris, where Gerbier was resident
"L'interprete de l'Academie pour les langues estrangeres, les sciences et nobles exercices", the main text in part 1, has separate dated title page; pagination and register are continuous
Part 2, "The interpreter of the academie for forrain languages, and all noble sciences, and exercises, concerning military architecture or fortifications", has separate dated title page, pagination, and register
"The interpreter of the academie, to the lovers of military architecture or fortifications", the main text in part 2, has separate divisional title, pagination, and register
Annotation on Thomason copy; roman numeral 'I' added to imprint date
Reproduction of the original in the British Library
Wing (2nd ed.) G563
Thomason E.783[3]
Thomason E.783[4]
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 119:E783[3] and 119:E783[4]) s1999 miun s
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Subject Fortification -- Early works to 1800
English language -- Textbooks -- Early works to 1800
French language -- Textbooks -- Early works to 1800
Alt Title Interpreter of the academie for forrain languages, and all noble sciences, and exercises, concerning military architecture or fortifications
Interpreter of the academie, to the lovers of military architecture or fortifications
Interprete de l'Academie pour les langues estrangeres, les sciences et nobles exercices
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