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The new help to discourse. Or wit and mirth, intermix'd with more serious matters; Consisting of Pleasant, Philosophical, Physical, Historical, Moral, and Political Questions and Answers: With Proverbs, Epitaphs, Epigrams, Riddles, Poesies, Rules for Behaviour, &c. With several Wonder, and Varieties, particularly, A concise History of all the Kings of England, from the Norman Conquest, down to King George. Together with Directions for the true Knowledge of several Matters concerning Astronomy, Holy-Days, and Husbandry, in a plain Method. By W. W. gent.

Winstanley, William, 1628?-1698.
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London : printed by T. Norris, at the Looking-Glass on London-Bridge, and sold by Peter Parker, and most Booksellers, 1721.

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[6],162p.,plate ; 12⁰.


The eighth edition with many new additions.

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.

Publications note

ESTC T99321



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