Nosce teipsum. This oracle expounded in two elegies 1. Of humane knowledge. 2. Of the soule of man, and the immortalitie thereof.

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Main Author: Davies, John, Sir, 1569-1626.
Associated Names: Field, Richard (Printer), Standish, John (Bookseller)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed by Richard Field for Iohn Standish, 1599.
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Physical Description:[4], 64, 85-101, [3] p. ; 21 cm (4to)
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General note:Dedication signed: Iohn Dauies.
In verse.
Outer formes of quires B and C in this edition exist in two settings, chronologically in the order as follows. B1r line 1 (1) ends with a comma, or (2) has no comma. C1r, first line of caption title ends (1) "im-" or (2) "the". Also, the inner formes of quires B, C, and K have both corrected and uncorrected states, one of which (the "chaunge" reading on C1v) is used by STC to distinguish 6355 from 6355.2. This distinction, however, is bibliographically insignificant. For further analysis, see Eberle, Gerald J. "Sir John Davies' Nosce teipsum, 1599". Studies in bibliography 1 (1948), p. 135-148. This copy is in setting 1.
Stationer's Register: Entered 14 April [1599]
The last leaf is blank.
This edition, the first, lacks a comma after "Field" in the imprint; B2v, line 17, "Soule" is in roman; C3v, line 3, there is no comma after "Center".
This state of the first edition has "chaunge" in C1v, line 16.
Citation / References note:ESTC, S109377
STC (2nd ed.), 6355
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Copy note: quires B and C in setting 1. - Lacks the last leaf.
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