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Wit and mirth

Thomas D"Urfey

Wit and mirth

or, Pills to purge melancholy; being a collection of the best merry ballads and songs, old and new. Fitted to all humours, having each their proper tune for either voice, or instrument: most of the songs being new set ...

by Thomas D"Urfey

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Published by Printed by W. Pearson for J. Tonson in London, [n.p .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Ballads

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSongs compleat, pleasant and divertive.
    ContributionsPlayford, Henry, b. 1657
    The Physical Object
    Pagination352 p. of music ;
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25503133M

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      : Boccaccio's Decameron] The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence, and Conuersation. Framed in Ten Dayes: [First English translation of the Decameron] (Second edition of the first volume, first edition of the second, printed & ) 2 volumes, bound as one. Small folio ; 29 cm. Bound in later 3/4 red morocco over marbled boards. Buy a cheap copy of The House of Mirth book by Edith Wharton. The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning; but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth, warns Ecclesiastes , and so does the novel by Edith Wharton Free shipping over $Cited by: 7.

    29th June pm £ Wit and Mirth. In Thomas d’Urfey published the smash-hit book of comic songs, Wit and Mirth. David William Hughes sings some of them, some of his own, and some of yours which he’ll make up for you.   Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes A reissue of 'Songs compleat, pleasant and divertive', also published in , with an added general titlepage and the drop-head title on p. 1 and running title in each volume changed to: 'Pills to purge melancholy'.


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1. By Thomas D’Urfey () Wit and Mirth; or Pills to Purge Melancholy, consisting of six volumes published between andhas been described as “the most famous song-book of the age”¹. It was compiled by the comic dramatist and songwriter Thomas D’Urfey (The Modell of Wit, Mirth, Eloquence and Conversation.

Framed in Ten Dayes, of an Hundred Curious Pieces BOUND WITH: The Decameron. London: Isaac Jaggard,Quarto, contemporary full brown calf rebacked with original spine laid down.

Housed in a custom clamshell box.