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A Collection of Facsimiles from Examples of Historic Or Artistic Book ... - Page 28
by Bernard Quaritch - 1889 - 36 pages
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The Ballad History of the Reigns of Henry VII and Henry VIII

Charles Harding Firth - Ballads, English - 1908 - 50 pages
...from the press in the days of Elizabeth. There is yet a third class of ballads to be mentioned. At the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century professional ballad-makers sprang up, and began to produce historical ballads for the market, just...
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The Seven Follies of Science: To which is Added a Small Budget of ...

John Phin - Geometry - 1911 - 231 pages
...the eleventh or twelfth century that we find any reference to perpetual motion, and it was not until the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century that this problem found a prominent place in the writings of the day. By perpetual motion is meant...
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The Oxford Survey of the British Empire ..., Volume 6

Andrew John Herbertson, Osbert John Radcliffe Howarth - Great Britain - 1914
...time the value of colonies as a field for British emigration is obvious enough ; but in the England of the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, though there was occasional economic distress owing to a variety of causes, it could not be said that...
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William Haughton's Englishmen for My Money; Or, A Woman Will Have Her Will

William Haughton - 1917 - 236 pages
...were other William Haughtons than the dramatist living in London, and in other parts of England, at the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century. The parish register of St. Mary, Aldermary, London, for example, records the burial 31 May 1598 of...
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University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Volume 10

Literature - 1920
...collections of true epigrams published with that title, and because they were long popular, especially at the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, and were not without effect in determining the English conception of the epigram. Concerning Heywood...
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Benedetto Croce: An Introduction to His Philosophy

Raffaello Piccoli - Aesthetics - 1922 - 315 pages
...the Renaissance; but it is only at the end of that miraculous spring of Western civilization, between the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, that it expresses itself in the philosophies of Bruno and Campanella. Bruno presents himself as an...
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New Outlook, Volume 117

1917
...and emotions to be expressed besides the religious. This was effected by the dance and the song. At the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century a group of musicians in Italy, trying to invent a kind of music suitable for dramatic purposes, succeeded...
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Companion to Contemporary Musical Thought, Volume 2

John Paynter - Music - 1992 - 1208 pages
...of interpreting a given composer, rather than a composer as his or her society's representative. By the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century the theocratic hierarchy of the Middle Ages was on its last legs; 'personal' experience dangerously,...
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Liturgy, Politics, and Salvation: The Catholic League in Paris and the ...

Ann W. Ramsey - History - 1999 - 447 pages
...culture of ancien regime France. At one of the most critical junctures in French national development, at the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century, politiques provided the cultural counterbalance to the religious fundamentalism of Leaguers. The way...
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Harper's Magazine: (1902), Volume 105

Henry Mills Alden, Lee Foster Hartman, Frederick Lewis Allen, Thomas Bucklin Wells - 1902
...in no community, has the dedication of books been carried to a greater extravagance than it was at the close of the sixteenth and the beginning of the seventeenth century in England. This was a natural symptom of the extraordinary impetus given to literary art, to intellectual...
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