The handelynge whereof Tulli wryteth in his boke of inuencion thus.
By my fayth (sayde he), thou shall swere so vpon this boke; and helde to her a boke.
Wel then when thy lyfe is not conformable to the boke, is not that playne hypocrisie.Poliph.
This boke is called e boke of algorym, or Augrym after lewder vse.
Altogether, The boke of Noblesse is more of a compilation than an original essay.
Take for example a man, a house, a boke, and all other compound thinges.
As in Ptolomaus third boke, in the fourth and sixth Chapters may appeare.
Who therfore lusteth to see more, let him loke vpon that boke.
It was Bryan also who wrote the passage at the conclusion of the boke applauding the "swete style."
The boke of secretes of Albartus Magnus, of the vertues of Herbes, stones and certaine beastes.
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