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2 edition of collection of emblemes. found in the catalog.

collection of emblemes.

Wither, George

collection of emblemes.

by Wither, George

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Published by Scolar Press in [Menston, Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emblems

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEnglish emblem books, no. 12
    ContributionsPasse, Crispijn van de, ca. 1565-1637,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2392 E5 1634A
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18192891M

    The materials in this digitized collection have been made available courtesy of the Pennsylvania State University Libraries. They are in the public domain. When citing items in this collection, please give attribution to Pennsylvania State University. Bookseller Lyppard Books (GB) Bookseller Inventory # Title WITHER’S EMBLEMS BOUND BY RIVIERE: A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne: quickened with metricall illustrations, both morall and divine: and disposed into lotteries, that instruction, and good counsell, may bee furthered by an honest and pleasant Edition: 1st Edition.

    A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne; Quickened vvith Metricall Illvstrations, Both Morall and Divine. London: A.M. for Henry Taunton, Location: Special Collections 4th floor. Call number: Case folio W Lavishly illustrated emblem book with a fortune-telling volvelle. Flaps. Moroni, Fra Lino. The children's figures of these emblem books represent Divine Love (God) and Earthly Love (Man); they have been derived from the Cupid figures of earlier love emblems. A Collection of Emblemes, also illustrated, was published by G. Wither, – wrote an emblem book without pictures (A Book for Boys and Girls, ).

    Emblem Books. Emblem books, popular in Europe in the 16th and 17th century, are illustrated monographs with accompanying text that attempt to convey a moral message to the reader. Although emblem books were not specifically designed for children, they were often popular with children fortunate enough to have access to them. The emblem book of English poet, pamphleteer, and satirist George Wither ( - ). Wither was employed by a London publisher called Henry Taunton to write English verses to illustrative the beautiful allegorical plates made by Gabriel Rollenhagen and Crispin van Passe more than 20 years earlier.


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Collection of Emblems: Ancient and Modern by George Wither (Author)3/5(1). A Collection Of Emblemes by George Wither. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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Author: Wither, George,Matthewes, Augustine, and Passe, Crispijn van de, approximately George Wither's A Collection of Emblemes A copy of the edition, with a copy of Labour Vertue Glorie Geo.

Wither & Sim. Caelestibus. A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne quickened with metricall illustrations, both morall and divine: and disposed into lotteries by George Wither.

The first [-fourth] booke; ; Henry Taunton, London. The emblem book of English poet, pamphleteer, and satirist George Wither ( - ). Internet Archive BookReader A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne: quickened vvith metricall illustrations, both morall and divine: and disposed into lotteries.

Andrea Alciato's Emblematum liber or Book of Emblems had enormous influence and popularity in the 16th and 17th centuries. It is a collection of Latin emblem poems, each consisting of a motto (a proverb or other short enigmatic expression), a picture, and an epigrammatic text.

Such images were often collected in emblem books alongside explanatory and instructional verse, the illustration and text working together to provide a moral lesson.

Emblem books were popular in Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. This emblem book from was compiled and written by George Wither, a satirical poet and pamphleteer.

Friendship. 8 rows    A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne by George Wither. A collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne, Quickened with metricall illustrations, both Morall and divine: And Disposed into lotteries, that instruction, and good counsell, may bee furthered by an honest and pleasant recreation.

A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne by George Wither, William Marshall and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Collection Emblemes - AbeBooks. A COLLECTION OF EMBLEMES, ANCIENT AND MODERNE: Quickened With Metricall Illvstrations, both Morall and Divine: And disposed into Lotteries.

That Jnstruction, and Good Counsell, may bee furthered by an Honest and Pleasant Recreation. By George Wither. The First Booke. A collection of emblemes, A collection of emblemes, ancient and moderne: quickened vvith metricall illustrations, both morall and divine, and disposed into lotteries, that instruction and good counsell may bee furthered by an honest and pleasant recreation.

The Newberry Library, Henry Probasco Collection, (A Britannica Publishing Partner) The only English emblem book to achieve widespread popularity was the Emblemes () of Francis Quarles, with plates from the Pia Desideria and from Typus Mundi (), popular Jesuit emblem books.

A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient, and Moderne. Wither, George. Published by Veritat Foundation () ISBN paperback. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show minor shelf wear. "This is a facsimile of the unique copy of the book published by Richard Field in London and now in the collection of Huntington Library.; %.

Geffrey Whitney's Choice of Emblemes was published in Leiden by Christopher Plantin in (we provide the title page, if you want to see it). It is the first full-fledged English emblem book in the continental style, and uses woodblocks from a number of other emblem books, the most important of which is Alciato's Emblematum liber.

The Paperback of the A Collection of Emblemes, Ancient and Moderne by George Wither at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : George Wither. An emblem book is a book collecting emblems with accompanying explanatory text, typically morals or poems.

This category of books was popular in Europe during the 16th and 17th centuries. Emblem books are collections of sets of three elements: an icon or image, a motto, and text explaining the connection between the image and motto. The text ranged in length from a few lines of verse to pages of prose.

Found in this very old and rare book is a collection of ancient and modern alchemical and rosicrucian emblems, quickened with metrical illustrations, both moral and divine, and disposed into lotteries, that instruction and good counsel, may be furthered by an honest and pleasant recreation.

Written in Old English. Due to the age and scarcity of the original we reproduced, some .Genre/Form: Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wither, George, Collection of emblemes, Menston, Scolar P., A Collection of Emblemes.

Both Morall and Divine and Disposed into Lotteries. By George Wither. - London - The Scholar Press. " by 8"; [19], pp, [9] DETAILS. A facsimile reprint of George Wither's book of emblemes. This is a reprint of the original facsimile edition which .