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Daily Life and Conduct of an Elizabethan Gentleman  

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The Parlement of Pratlers: A Series of Elizabethan Dialogues on Monologues Illustrating Daily Life and the Conduct of a Gentleman on the Grand Tour Extracted from Ortho-Epia Gallica, a Book on the Correct Pronounciation of the French Language written by John Eliot and published in the year 1593

Eliot, John; Jack Lindsay, editor


Fanfrolico Press



119 pages. Illustrated with woodblock prints by Hal Collins. 8vo, full parchment with red illustration on cover, top edge gilt. Reissue, one of 75 copies.

Signed by the illustrator, Hal Collins.

Donated by Eric Chaim Kline Bookseller, Santa Monica, CA.


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