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SIDNEY, Philip
The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia written by Sir Philip Sidney Knight. The thirteenth edition. With his life and death; a brief table of the principal heads, and some other new additions.
for George Calvert, at the Golden-Ball in Little-Britain. 1674 ARCADIA Countess of Pembroke Philip Sidney English SCANDAL Sex Shakespeare “Who shoots at the mid-day sun, though he be sure he shall never hit the mark, yet as sure he is he shall shoot higher than who aims but at a bush.” – Philip Sidney, The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia Philip Sidney’s “Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia” was a 16th-century prose that entertained audiences with sex, political scandal, violence, mobs, cross-dressing, and drug induced sleep! This fascinating work influenced William Shakespeare in his most famous of works including ‘Hamlet’, ‘King Lear’, and ‘Winter’s Tale’. This 1674 thirteenth edition includes “A Sixt Book to the Countess”, which includes a special title page. Item number: #8631 Price: $950 SIDNEY, Philip The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia written by Sir Philip Sidney Knight. The thirteenth edition. With his life and death; a brief table of the principal heads, and some other new additions. London: printed for George Calvert, at the Golden-Ball in Little-Britain, MDCLXXIV. [1674] Details: Collation: Complete with all pages [32], 576, 541-564, 601-624, [28] Includes added title page for “A Sixth Book” which was originally published separately in 1624. References: Wing S 3770; Lowndes 2396; Provenance: Armorial Bookplate – C.P. Wortham Handwritten – Thomas Aldsworth, 1755 Language: English Binding: Leather; tight & secure Size: ~11.5in X 8.25in (29cm x 21cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days o … [Click Below for Full Description]
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