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Versatile ingenium, The Wittie companion, or Jests of all sorts. From citie and countrie, court and universitie. : With an account of the life of the laughing philosopher Democritus of Abdeára. by Robert Burton

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Published by Printed by Stephen Swart, at the crowned Bible, near the Exchange. in Amsterdam .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Democritus,
  • English wit and humor -- Early works to 1800

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesWittie companion, or Jests of all sorts, Jests of all sorts
StatementBy Democritus Junior
GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2278:12
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[8], 232 p
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15411154M

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Versatile ingenium, The Wittie companion, or Jests of all sorts. From citie and countrie, court and universitie.: With an account of the life of the laughing philosopher Democritus of Abder̀a. / By Democritus Junior. (Amsterdam: Printed by Stephen Swart, at the crowned Bible, near the Exchange., Anno ), by Robert Burton (HTML at EEBO TCP).   That false advertising in playbills was common is indicated in a contemporary jest book, entitled Versatile Ingenium, The Wittie Companion, or Jests of all Sorts (). Burton, Robert, Versatile ingenium, The Wittie companion, or Jests of all sorts. From citie and countrie, court and universitie.: With an account of the life of the laughing philosopher Democritus of Abder̀a. / By Democritus Junior. Versatile ingenium, The Wittie companion, or Jests of all sorts. by Burton, Robert, Amsterdam: Printed by Stephen Swart, at the crowned Bible, near the Exchange., - Bib Name / Number:Wing (2nd ed.) / VA.

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