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  • Cabala, sive, Scrinia sacra, mysteries of state and government : in letters of illustrious persons and great ministers of state, as well forreign as domestick, in the reigns of King Henry the Eighth, Q. Elizabeth, K. James, and K. Charles : wherein such secrets of empire, and publick affairs, as were then in agitation, are clearly represented, and many remarkable passages faithfully collected ... : to which is added several choice letters and negotiations, no where else published ... : with two exact tables, the one of the letters, and the other of things most observable.

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    • London : Printed for G. Bedell and T. Collins, and are to be sold at their shop at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet, 1663.
    • 1663
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    Text *KC+ 1663 95-92 no. 1 \For additional copy, cf. Old CatSchwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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  • The Compleat ambassador, or, Two treaties of the intended marriage of Qu. Elizabeth of glorious memory : comprised in letters of negotiation of Sir Francis Walsingham, her resident in France : together with the answers of the Lord Burleigh, the Earl of Leicester, Sir Tho. Smith, and others : wherein, as in a clear mirror, may be seen the faces of the two courts of England and France, as they then stood; with many remarkable passages of state, not at all mentioned in any history / faithfully collected by the truly honourable, Sir Dudley Digges, Knight, late Master of the Rolls.

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    • London : Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Gabriel Bedell and Thomas Collins, and are to be sold at their shop at the Middle-Temple-Gate in Fleetstreet, 1655.
    • 1655
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  • Practical morality : or, A guide to men and manners : consisting of Lord Chesterfield's advice to his son : to which is added a supplement ... together with The polite philosopher [by James Forrester]...Dr. Blair's Advice to youth, Dr. Fordyce On honour as a principle, Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his son, Dr. Franklin's Way to wealth, and Pope's Universal prayer.--

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    • New York : G. Long, 1823.
    • 1823
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    Text YFE (Chesterfield, P. D. S. Practical morality)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • Instructions for youth, gentlemen and noblemen. By Sir Walter Raleigh, Lord treasurer Burleigh, Cardinal Sermonetta, and Mr. Walsingham.

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    • London, Printed for Randal Minshull, 1722.
    • 1722
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  • Walsingham's manual ; or, Prudential maxims for statesmen and courtiers. With instructions for youth, gentlemen and noblemen, by Sir Walter Raleigh, Lord Treasurer Burleigh and Cardinal Sermonetta.

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    • London, printed for W. Mears, F. Clay and D. Browne, 1728.
    • 1728
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    Text YFE (Du Refuge, E. Walsingham's manual)Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • The state and dignitie of a secretarie of estates place, [electronic resource] : with the care and perill thereof, / written by the Right Honourable Robert late Earle of Salisbury. With his excellent instructions to the late Earle of Bedford, for the government of Barwick. A work worthy of memory.

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    • London : [s.n.], Printed in the yeare 1642.
    • 1642
    • 1 resource

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  • Leycesters ghost. [electronic resource]

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    • [London : s.n.], Printed in the yeare, 1641.
    • 1641

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  • Wyllyam Cecill knight, high stewarde of the citie of Westminster, and Ambrose Caue, knight, chauncelour of the duchye of Lancaster, two of the priuie counsell to the Quenes moste excellent Maiestie, to the baylyffe, headboroughs, constables, and other officers within the sayde citie ... greeting [electronic resource] : knowe ye that our sayde soueraigne lady the quene, hauyng compassion of the estate of that her citie, because of the long visitation thereof with the plague ...

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    • [S.l.] : Jmprinted by Richard Jugge, Printer to the Quenes Maiestie, Cum priuilegio Regiæ Maiestatis, [1564]
    • 1564
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  • The lamentacion of a synner, made by the moste vertuous Lady quene Caterine, bewailyng the ignoraunce of her blind life: set foorth & put in print at the instant desire of the right gracious lady Caterine duchesse of Suffolke, and the ernest request of the right honourable Lord William Parre, Marquesse of Northampton [electronic resource]

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    • [Imprinted at London : In Fletestrete at the signe of the Sunne ouer agaynst the conduyte by Edvvarde VVhitchurche, the .xxviii. day of Marche the yere of our lorde. M.D.XLVIII. [1548]]
    • 1548
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  • The lamentacion of a synner, made by ye most vertuous Ladie, Quene Caterin, bewayling the ignoraunce of her blind life: set furth and put in print at the instaunt desire of the righte gracious ladie Caterin duchesse of Suffolke, [and] the earnest requeste of the right honourable Lord, William Parre, Marquesse of North Hampton [electronic resource]

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    • [Imprinted at London : In Fletestrete at the signe of the Sunne ouer agaynste the conduyte by Edwarde Whitchurche, the. v. day of Nouember, in the yere of our Lord. 1547]
    • 1547
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  • The lamentatio[n] of a sinner, made by the most vertuous Lady Queen Katherin, bewailing the ignorance of her blinde life, set foorth and put in print at the instaunt desire of the right gratious Lady Katherin Duches of Suffolke, and the ernest request of the right honorable Lord William Parr., Marquesse of Northhampton [electronic resource]

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    • [Imprinted at Lonon [sic] : At the long shopp adioining vnto S. Mildreds Churche in the Pultrie by Iohn Alde, 1563]
    • 1563
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  • The copie of a letter written by one in London to his frend concernyng the credit of the late published detection of the doynges of the Ladie Marie of Scotland [electronic resource]

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    • [London : Printed by John Day, 1572]
    • 1572
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  • The harmony between the old and present non-conformists principles [electronic resource] : in relation to the terms of conformity, with respect both to the clergie, and the people : wherein a short history of the original of the English liturgy, and some reasons why several truly conscientious Christians cannot joyn with the church in it : humbly presented to publick consideration in order to the obtaining some necessary relaxation and indulgence : to which are added some letters that pass'd between the Lord Cecil, and Arch-bishop Whitgift.

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    • London : Printed and are to be sold by Joseph Collier ..., 1682.
    • 1682
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  • The state and dignitie of a secretarie of estates place, with the care and perill thereof [electronic resource] / written by the Right Honourable Robert late Earle of Salisbvry ; with his excellent instructions to the late Earle of Bedford, for the government of Barwick.

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    • London : [s.n.], 1642.
    • 1642
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  • The Gentleman's pocket library. [electronic resource] : Containing, 1. The principles of politeness. 2. The economy of human life. 3. Rochefoucauld's Moral reflections. 4. Lavater's Aphorisms on man. 5. The polite philosopher. 6. The way to wealth, by Dr. Franklin. 7. Select sentences. 8. Detached sentences. 9. Old Italian, Spanish and English proverbs. 10. A tablet of memory.

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    • Boston: : Printed and sold by W. Spotswood. Sold also by H. and P. Rice, Philadelphia., 1794.
    • 1794
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  • The Young gentleman's parental monitor; [electronic resource] : containing, I. Lord Chesterfield's advice to his son on men and manners; on the Principles of politeness; and on the art of acquiring a knowledge of the world, II. Marchioness de Lambert's Advice to her son. III. Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his son.

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    • [Hartford] : London: printed. Hartford, re-printed and sold by, Nathaniel Patten,, M.DCC.XCII. [1792]
    • 1792
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  • Lord Chesterfield's advice to his son, on men and manners, or, A new system of education [electronic resource] : in which the principles of politeness, the art of acquiring a knowledge of the world, are laid down in a plain, easy, and familiar manner : to which are annexed, The polite philosopher, or, An essay on the art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others : also, Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his second son, Robert Cecil, afterwards the Earl of Salisbury.

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    • Philadelphia : Printed for T. Dobson, 1789.
    • 1789
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  • Lord Chesterfield's advice to his son, on men and manners, or, A new system of education [electronic resource] : in which the principles of politeness, the art of acquiring a knowledge of the world, are laid down in a plain, easy, and familiar manner : to which are annexed The polite philosopher: or An essay on the art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others : also, Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his second son, Robert Cecil, afterwards the Earl of Salisbury.

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    • Philadelphia : Printed for Thomas Dobson, 1786.
    • 1786
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  • A collection of several treatises concerning the reasons and occasions of the penal laws : Viz. I. The execution of justice in England, not for religion, but for treason: Dec. 17. 1583. II. Important considerations, by the secular priests: printed A.D. 1601. III. The Jesuits reasons unreasonable. 1662.

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    • London : Printed, and sold by Randall Taylor, near Stationers-Hall, MDCLXXXVIII. [1688]
    • 1688
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    Text CI p.v. 19 no. 1-18Schwarzman Building M2 - General Research Room 315

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  • Practical morality, or, A guide to men and manners : consisting of Lord Chesterfield's Advice to his son, to which is added, a supplement containing extracts from various books, recommended by Lord Chesterfield to Mr. Stanhope, together with The polite philosopher, or, An essay on the art which makes a man happy in himself, and agreeable to others, Dr. Blair's Advice to youth, Dr. Fordyce On honour as a principle, Lord Burghley's Ten precepts to his son, Dr. Franklin's Way to wealth, and Pope's Universal prayer.

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    • London : Printed for J. Walker, 1813.
    • 1813
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    Text 6336.733Off-site
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  • [Tarbiyahʹnāmah]

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    • [Tehran? : s.n.], 1299 [1881 or 1882]
    • 1881
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