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The Government of the Tongue

Oxford: at the Theater, 1667 [i.e., 1677]


George Staniforth [?--signature on verso of front flyleaf]; unidentified monogram stamp [TH?] on verso of frontispiece; Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922); his widow, by whom given to MFA, 1927.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis


Place of Publication

Oxford, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Wing A1138

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books