The Lively Portraiture of Iohn Davies of Herefo. The Writing Schoolemaster of The Anatomy of Faire Writing. Wherein is exactile expressed each severall Character, Together with other Rules and, Documents coincident to th Art of faire & speey writing 1631.
Engraving. Plate 140 x 190mm. 5½ x 7½". Crease lower left-hand corner. Trimmed close to the plate.
John Davies (1564-1618), poet and writing master. He taught penmanship to Prince Henry and was a friend of John Donne, and addressed verses to many of the London poets.
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