Shakespeare's Jest Book: A Hundred Mery Talys, from the Only Perfect Copy Known
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Common terms and phrases
6d original price Account agayne Ancient Anglo-Saxon anſwere Antiquities Author becauſe British called callyd Century certayn church cloth collected contains copy coud County curat curious dyuers early edition England English engravings euery fader fame Family fawe fayd fhall frere gentylman hand hard haue Hazl heryng History holy illustrated interesting Introduction John language laſt lerne Letters Literature London lorde Mary maſter mery mete moche mylner neuer Notes Notices numerous orig original price ouer plates Post 8vo preft printed quod quod ye reads reprinted ſay ſayd Shakespeare ſhall ſhe tale tell ther theſe theyr Thomas thou thought thyng toke Town trouth tyme vols volume vpon wente wherfore whych wolde woman wyfe wyll ye may ſe yong
Page 51 - WACKERBARTH (FD) Music and the Anglo-Saxons, being some Account of the Anglo-Saxon Orchestra, with Remarks on the Church Music of the 19th Century. 8vo, 2 plates, sewed.
Page 49 - TONSTALL (Cuthbert, Bishop of Durham) Sermon preached on Palm Sunday, 1539, before Henry VIII. ; reprinted verbatim from the rare edition by Berthelet, in 1539. 12mo. Is 6d. An exceedingly interesting Sermon, at the commencement of the Reformation ; Strype in his " Memorials," has made large extracts from it.
Page 6 - A PHILOLOGICAL GRAMMAR, grounded upon English, and formed from a comparison of more than Sixty Languages. Being an Introduction to the Science of Grammars of all Languages, especially English, Latin, and Greek. By the Rev. W. Barnes, B D., of St. John's College, Cambridge; Author of " Poems in the Dorset Dialect,
Page 23 - THE Iliads of HOMER, Prince of Poets, never before in any language truly translated, with a Comment on some of his chief PlacesDone according to the Greek by GEORGE CHAPMAN, with Intro.
Page 45 - SHARPE (S.) The History of Egypt, from the Earliest Times till the Conquest by the Arabs, AD 640.
Page 10 - This work engaged the attention of the author for several years, comprises nearly a thousand families, many of them amongst the most ancient and eminent in. the kingdom, each carried down to its representative or representatives still existing, with, elaborate and minute details of the alliances, achievements, and fortunes, generation after generation, from the earliest to the latest period. CALTON'S (R. Bell) Annals and Legends of Calais, with Sketches of Emigre" Notabilities, and Memoirs of Lady...
Page 19 - Philological Proofs of the Original Unity and Recent Origin of the Human Race, derived from a Comparison of the Languages of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America. 8vo, cloth. 6s (original price 12s 6d) Printed at the suggestion of Dr. Prichard, to whose works it will be found a useful supplement. JONES' (Morris Charles) Valle Crucis Abbey, its Origin and Fountion Charter.
Page 2 - FSA, FLS, late Keeper of the Prints in the British Museum, crown 4to. printed on tinted paper, with a spirited frontispiece, representing Walton and his adopted Son Cotton in the Fishing-house, and vignette...
Page 11 - LECTURES ON THE COINAGE OF THE GREEKS AND ROMANS, Delivered in the University of Oxford. By Edward Cardwell, DD, Principal of St. Alban's Hall, and Professor of Ancient History. 8vo, cloth, 4s. (original price bs. 6d.) A very interesting historical volume, and written in a pleasing and popular manner.
Page 24 - The History of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Compiled by Sir THOMAS MALORY, Knight. Edited from the Edition of 1634, with Introduction and Notes, by THOMAS WRIGHT, MA, FSA 3 vols, SECOND AND REVISED EDITION.