MERITON (LUKE)?] Pecuniæ obediunt omnia Money does master all things, a poem shewing the power and influence of money over all arts, sciences, trades, professions, and ways of living, in this sublunary world, 1696
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MERITON (LUKE)? Pecuniæ obediunt omnia Money does master all things, a poem shewing the power and influence of money over all arts, sciences, trades, professions, and ways of living, in this sublunary world, 1696
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 2,937) inc. premium

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[MERITON (LUKE)?]
Pecuniæ obediunt omnia Money does master all things, a poem shewing the power and influence of money over all arts, sciences, trades, professions, and ways of living, in this sublunary world, slightly soiled throughout, bindstamps at beginning and end, early notice of borrowing on flyleaf, contemporary sheep, covers detached [Wing M1821A], 8vo, York, Printed by John White, 1696

Footnotes

  • A rare example of seventeenth century printing at York. The verso of the flyleaf, the verso of the title-page and the final blank are filled with a diatribe against Quakers, in a contemporary hand. It includes the naming of Samuel Cator, who "went to Bed to John Everard wife when they travelled together to propogate quakerism", and George Smith and Stephen Crisp who did much the same.
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