Diues & pauper.
- Additional Title(s):
Dives and pauper.
- [London] : Emprentyd by ... Wyken de Worde, at Westmonstre, 3 Dec. 1496.
- Physical Description:
-  p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
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- British Art Center copy is the one described in the Grolier Club catalogue. It has 195 out of 196 leaves; the final leaf is wanting. Conjugates r3 and r6 are misbound as x3 and x6; conversely x3 and x6 are bound in place of r3 and r6.
Sometimes attributed to Henry Parker (cf. DNB & CBEL) but probably not by him (cf. STC & Richardson).
A dialogue on the Ten commandments, with an introductory section entitled "Of holy pouerte."
Colophon reads: "Here endeth a compendyouse treatyse dyalogue of Diues and Pauper ..."
Grolier Club. Fifty-five books printed before 1525 (1968), 20
STC (2nd ed.) 19213
Richardson, H.G. "Dives and pauper." Library, v. 15, no. 1 (June 1934), p. 31-37.
Selected exhibitions: "Fifty-five Books Printed before 1525: Representing the Works of England's First Printers, an Exhibition from the Collection of Paul Mellon" (Grolier Club, 17 January-3 March 1968).
- Subject Terms:
- Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800.Dialogues, English.Gott, William, 1797-1863 -- Bookplate.Incunabula in Yale Library.Perrin, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958 -- Bookplate.Ten commandments.Worde, Wynkyn de, d. 1534? -- Printer.
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