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This edition includes an interpretation by George Buchanan while the latter section is Linacre's Latin textbook on grammar and Latin composition of speech to be utilized by both students and their educators. This volume was published in 1550, the…

The cover for volume 1

An encyclopedic understanding of flora native to Great Britain and some understanding of exotic flora with added Anglicized common names. Early catalog of American trees and seeds in the 18th century.

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The 1574 edition of Vita del Prencipe Don Ferrando Gonzaga -
a biography of Ferrando Gonzaga (or Ferrante Gonzaga), presented in three parts.
Translated title: [Life of the Prince Don Ferrando Gonzaga. In Three Separate Books]

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A book written by Jean Scohier in French detailing heraldry as well as a manual on the correct handling of arms.

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Read in the chapel of Harvard College in Cambridge, N.E., November 26th 1755 on occasion of the great earthquake which shook New-England the week before

Ways of teaching children to understand, write, and speak the Latin tongue : but specially purposed for the private bringing up of youth in gentlemen and noble mens houses.

Written on the discussion of the role of women in society. The author, Lord David Chambers of Ormond, was a supporter of Queen Mary I. Lord Chambers writes his ideas about how he supported the idea that a woman should be able to inherit the throne…
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