Her needlework included doing Irish stitch, tent stitch, and purse-work, making bone lace and bodices, and knitting stockings, and she often gathered flowers in order to copy them in stitching.
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After Cowper, EMdid the poet George Herbert
in Under Salisbury Spire, in the Days of George Herbert, the Recollections of Magdalene Wydville and the diarist Margaret Hoby
in Eventide Light; or, Passages in the...
18 January 1609: John Healey's English version of the Latin...
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18 January 1609
's English version of the Latin Mundus alter et idem, 1605, by satiristJoseph Hall
was licensed by the Stationers' Company
as A Discovery of a New World.