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Positions vvherin those primitive circumstances be examined, which are necessarie for the training vp of children either for skill in their booke, or health in their bodie. VVritten by Richard Mulcaster, master of the schoole erected in London anno. 1561. in the parish of Sainct Laurence Povvntneie, by the vvorshipfull companie of the merchaunt tailers of the said citie

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    SR - 94.5/

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    [16], 302, [2] p. ; 4°.

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    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: With a final errata leaf. Running title reads: Positions concerning the training up of children. Signatures: *-2*4 A-2P4. Variant some copies have page 302 misnumbered 303. Variant; X2 damaged, slightly affecting text; dampstained; bound at back, 6 leaves of Cicero's Epistolae ad familiares, with MS note 'to Mr Bret at ye - -' UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 18253a Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1979. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1524:12). Ownership and custodial history: Purchased from E.M. Lawson, cat. No. 234, 1988 UK-SuSCL