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Sure and certain methods of attaining a long and healthful life: : with means of correcting a bad constitution, &c. / Written originally in Italian, by Lewis Cornaro, a noble Venetian, when he was near an hundred years of age. And made English.

Cornaro, Luigi, 1475-1566.
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Also known as

Discorsi della vita sobria. English


London : Printed for Daniel Midwinter, at the Three Crowns in St. Paul's Church-Yard, 1722.

Physical description

6 unnumbered pages, xviij, 2 unnumbered pages, 120 pages ; 12mo (15 cm)


The third edition.


With a half-title and an initial advertisement leaf, reprinted from the 'Spectator'.
Copy 1. Imperfect: Lacks half-title and advertisement leaf. Bound in 18th century calf, rebacked. Contemporary signature of Richard Jones on flyleaf. Anonymous armorial bookplate on front pastedown.
Copy 2. Bound in 19th century card wrappers over plain paper wrappers.

Publications note

ESTC N24299


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