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Author: Puttenham, George, d. 1590.
Title: The arte of English poesie Contriued into three bookes: the first of poets and poesie, the second of proportion, the third of ornament.
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2011 April (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: The arte of English poesie Contriued into three bookes: the first of poets and poesie, the second of proportion, the third of ornament.
Puttenham, George, d. 1590., Puttenham, Richard, 1520?-1601?,, Lumley, John Lumley, 1534?-1609,

At London: Printed by Richard Field, dwelling in the black-Friers, neere Ludgate, 1589.
Notes:
By George Puttenham. Sometimes also attributed to Richard Puttenham and to John, Lord Lumley.
The first leaf is blank.
P. 258 misnumbered 25.
With two final contents leaves; the last leaf is blank.
A later state of STC 20519, with four leaves inserted after quire N supplying missing text.
Identified as STC 20519 on UMI microfilm reel 421.
Reproductions of the originals in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery and in the British Library.
Appears at reel 421 (Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery copy) and at reel 1839 (British Library copy).
Subject terms:
Poetics -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A68619.0001.001

Contents
illustration
title page
TO THE RIGHT HONO∣RABLE SIR VVILLIAM CECILL KNIGHT, LORD OF BVRGHLEY, LORD HIGH TREASVRER OF ENGLAND, R. F. Printer wisheth health and prosperitie, with the commandement and vse of his continuall seruice.
THE FIRST BOOKE, Of Poets and Poesie.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IIII.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
CHAP. IX.
CHAP. X.
CHAP. XI.
CHAP. XII.
CHAP. XIII.
CHAP. XIIII.
CHAP. XV.
CHAP. XVI.
CHAP. XVII.
CHAP. XVIII.
CHAP. XIX.
CHAP. XX.
CHAP. XXI.
CHAP. XXII.
CHAP. XXIII.
CHAP. XXIIII.
CHAP. XXV.
CHAP. XXVI.
CHAP. XXVII.
CHAP. XXVIII.
CHAP. XXIX.
CHAP. XXX
CHAP. XXXI.
THE SECOND BOOKE, OF PROPORTION POETICAL.
CHAP. I.
CHAP. II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IIII.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
CHAP. IX.
CHAP. X.
CHAP. XI.
Of the Lozange.
Of the Triangle or Triquet.
Of the Spire or Taper called Pyramis.
The Piller, Pillaster or Cillinder.
The Roundell or Spheare.
Of the square or quadrangle equilater.
The figure Ouall.
Of the deuice or embleme, and that other which the Greekes call Anagramma, and we the Posie transposed.
Of the Anagrame, or posie transposed.
CHAP. XII.
CHAP. XIII.
CHAP. XIIII.
CHAP. XV.
CHAP. XVI.
CHAP. XIII.
THE THIRD BOOKE, OF ORNAMENT.
CHAP. I.
CHAP, II.
CHAP. III.
CHAP. IIII.
CHAP. V.
CHAP. VI.
CHAP. VII.
CHAP. VIII.
CHAP. IX.
CHAP. X.
CHAP. XI.
CHAP. XII.
CHAP. XII.
CHAP. XIIII.
CHAP. XV.
CHAP. XVI.
CHAP. XVI.
CHAP. XVIII.
CHAP. XIX.
CHAP. XX.
CHAP. XXI.
CHAP. XXII.
CHAP. XXIII.
CHAP. XXIIII.
CHAP. XXV.
The Conclusion.
A Table of the Chapters in this booke, and euery thing in them conteyned.