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The Book of the Knight of the TowerEdit

Geoffroy de la Tour Landry, The Book of the Knight of the Tower. Middle English adaptation (15th c.) of french original Livre du chevalier de la Tour Landry pour l'enseignement de ses filles, by Geoffroy de la Tour Landry, 1371-1373.

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    • Medieval Women, McMaster University Print source : The Booke of Thenseygnementes and Techynge That The Knyght of the Tower Made To His Doughters. London: G. Newnes, 1902. [Source: Caxton edition, 1484)
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    • University of Michigan Library direct access to text Print source : Book of the Knight of La Tour-Landry : compiled for the instruction of his daughters : translated from the original French into English in the reign of Henry VI / ; edited ... with an introduction and notes by Thomas Wright. London : Kegan Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co., Ltd. 1906. (Derived from: Harl. 1764 and Caxton's print, A.D. 1484.)
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Octave Uzanne, The End of BooksEdit

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Source :« The End of Books », by Octave Uzanne, Illustrations by Albert Robida, Scribner's Magazine, vol. 16, no 2, August 1894, pp 221-231. English version of « La Fin des livres », Contes pour les bibliophiles. Paris: Quantin, 1894.