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Author: La Place, Pierre de, 1520-1572.
Title: A treatise of the excellencie of a christian man, and how he may be knowen. Written in French by Master Peter de la Place, one of the Kings counsel, and chiefe president of his court of aides in Paris. Whereunto is adioyned a briefe description of the life and death of the said authour, to the end that euerie one may knowe what he was. Translated into English by L. Tomson.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 April (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A treatise of the excellencie of a christian man, and how he may be knowen. Written in French by Master Peter de la Place, one of the Kings counsel, and chiefe president of his court of aides in Paris. Whereunto is adioyned a briefe description of the life and death of the said authour, to the end that euerie one may knowe what he was. Translated into English by L. Tomson.
La Place, Pierre de, 1520-1572., Tomson, Laurence, 1539-1608,, Farnace, Pierre de.

Imprinted at London: By Christopher Barker, dwelling in Paules Churchyard at the signe of the Tygers head, [1576]
Alternate titles: Traité de l'excellence de l'homme chrestien et manière de cognoistre. English Traité de l'excellence de l'homme chrestien et manière de cognoistre. Of the excellencie of a christian man.
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Publication date from STC.
A translation, by Laurence Tomson, of: La Place, Pierre de. Traité de l'excellence de l'homme chrestien et manière de cognoistre.
Includes, with caption title: A briefe collection of the chiefest points of the lyfe of Master Peter de la Place, whyle he liued counseller to the French King, and chief president in his court of Aydes, at paris: set forth by P. De Farnace.
Running title reads: Of the excellencie of a christian man.
Signatures: *(-*1) [par.] A-F G4.
Some print show-through; title page stained, affecting imprint.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
Subject terms:
Christian life -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A05093.0001.001

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To the right worshipfull Mistres Vrsula Walsingham, grace mercie and peace from God the Father and from the Lord Iesus CHRIST.
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A briefe collection of the chiefest points of the lyfe of Master Peter de la Place, whyle he liued Counseller to the French King, and chief President in his Court of Aydes, at Paris: set forth by P. de Farnace.
Of the excellencie of a Christian man, and the way to knowe him.