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Walsingham's Manual, p. 20 (1  November  1814) Refuge, Eustache duWalsingham, Sir Francis (attributed to)Walsingham, Edward (translator)Arcana aulica; or, Walsingham's manual of prudential maxims for the states-man and the courtier. 1652
‘Translated into English by Edward Walsingham from a French manuscript copy of the second part of Traité de la cour, ou, Instruction des courtisans. The authorship of this work has generally been atrributed to Sir Francis Walsingham, but the original was a French work by Eustache Du Refuge and was first published anonymously in Paris in 1617.' (ESTC)

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