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The compleat gentleman fashioning him absolute in the most necessary commendable qualities concerning minde or bodie that may be required in a noble gentlema[n]. By Henry Peacham. Mr. of Arts sometime of Trinity Coll: in Cambridge.

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    SR - 93.02/

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    [14], 124, 129-162, 161-172, [1], 170-211, [1] p. : ill. (woodcuts) ; 4°.

General note: Title page is engraved and signed "Fr. Delaram. sculp. Anno 1622". Printer's name from STC. Signatures: A4(A1 + chi1) B-V4 X4(-X4+'X4'.'X5') Y4(Y4+'Y4'.'Y5') Z-2D4 2E². First leaf is blank. The page after the first 172 is numbered 166. X4 is replaced by cancel fold X4.5; another fold ²Y4.5 inserted after ¹Y4. Variant: with cancellandum X4. Stationer's Register: Entered 3 July [1622] Lacks blank; t.p. hand-coloured UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 19502 Pforzheimer, 787 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1971. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1283:22). Ownership and custodial history: Purchased from Holland Bros, Ledbury, 1971 UK-SuSCL