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Prose works of Abraham Cowley, ESQ ; including his essays in prose and verse.

Author: Abraham Cowley; Thomas Sprat; William Pickering; D S Maurice
Publisher: London : W. Pickering, 1826.
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Cowley, Abraham, 1618-1667.
Prose works of Abraham Cowley ; including his essays in prose and verse.
London : W. Pickering, 1826
(OCoLC)645944147
Named Person: Abraham Cowley
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Cowley; Thomas Sprat; William Pickering; D S Maurice
OCLC Number: 5242907
Notes: "An account of the life and writings of Mr. Abraham Cowley": p. [v]-xli signed: T. Sprat.
Printed by D.S. Maurice, Fenchurch Street, London.
Description: xli, 238 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Preface --
An account of the life and writings of Mr. Abraham Cowley --
The author's preface to his edition in folio, 1656 --
The author's preface to the Cutter of Coleman Street --
A proposition for the advancement of experimental philosophy --
A discourse, by way of vision, concerning the government of Oliver Cromwell --
Several discourses, by way of essays, in verse and prose:- 1. Of liberty --
2. Of solitude --
3. Of obscurity --
4. Of agriculture --
5. The garden --
6. Of greatness --
7. Of Avarice --
8. The dangers of an honest man in much company --
9. The shortness of life, and uncertainty of riches --
10. The danger of procrastination --
11. Of myself.

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