The ciuile conuersation of M. Steeuen Guazzo written first in Italian, and nowe translated out of French by George Pettie, deuided into foure bookes. In the first is conteined in generall, the fruites that may bee reaped by conuersation ... In the second, the manner of conuersation ... In the third is perticularly set foorth the orders to bee obserued in conuersation within doores, betwéene the husband and the wife ... In the fourth, the report of a banquet Civil conversatione. Book 1-3. English

Title

The ciuile conuersation of M. Steeuen Guazzo written first in Italian, and nowe translated out of French by George Pettie, deuided into foure bookes. In the first is conteined in generall, the fruites that may bee reaped by conuersation ... In the second, the manner of conuersation ... In the third is perticularly set foorth the orders to bee obserued in conuersation within doores, betwéene the husband and the wife ... In the fourth, the report of a banquet Civil conversatione. Book 1-3. English

Author

Guazzo, Stefano, 1530-1593.

Pettie, George, 1548-1589.

Date

1581

Place of Publication

London

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Editorial Practice

A translation, from the French of Gabriel Chappuys, of: La civil conversatione. Only books 1-3 published in this edition. Each book has separate foliation; book 3 commences on 2A1r. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

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  • OTA: A02291
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A02291
  • DLPS: A02291
  • STC: STC 12422
  • STC: ESTC S105850
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99841576
  • PROQUEST: 99841576
  • VID: 6169