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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Furnivall, Frederick James, 1825-1910.
Babees' book: medieval manners for the young, done into modern English from Dr. Furnivall's texts by Edith Rickert.
New York, Cooper Square Publishers, 1966
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Frederick James Furnivall; Edith Rickert
|Notes:||Selected from F.J. Furnivall's The babees book, 1868, and Queen Elizabethes achademy, 1869.
"About half of the translations have been made by Miss L.J. Naylor."
|Description:||xxxv, 203 pages illustrations 17 cm.|
|Contents:||The babees' book --
The A B C of Aristotle --
The little children's little book --
The young children's book --
Stans puer ad mensam --
How the good wife taught her daughter --
How the wise man taught his son --
John Russell's Book of nurture --
The book of courtesy --
Symon's Lesson of wisdom for all manner children --
Hugh Rhodes's Book of nurture --
Francis Seager's School of virtue --
Richard Weste's School of virtue, the second part, or the young scholar's paradise.
|Series Title:||Medieval library.|