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Pen-mans Paradis both Plesant & Profitable

Author:
John Seddon (British, active late 17th century)
Designer:
Portrait of Seddon after William Faithorne the Elder (British, London ca. 1616–1691 London)
Engraver:
John Sturt (British, London 1658–1730 London)
Dedicatee:
Major John Ayres (British, active 1680–1700)
Publisher:
John Stuart (London)
Date:
1695
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
9 1/16 x 14 9/16 x 5/8 in. (23 x 37 x 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Felix M. Warburg, 1928
Accession Number:
28.106.21
Not on view
Richard Hodgkin; Birrell & Garnett; Donor: Felix Moritz Warburg
Jessen 2388, Univ.Cat.II.p. 1864, Graesse Suppl. p. 469, Massey pp. 129-30, Jenkinson-Early Court Hands in England p. 108, S.K.B. 5047, Heal 157.1
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