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Winstanley, William 1628?-1698

Works: 314 works in 1,300 publications in 1 language and 26,610 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Controversial literature  History  Poetry  Ephemerides  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Miscellanea  Satire  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works about William Winstanley
Most widely held works by William Winstanley
Old Poor Robin : an almanack. Composed (according to the most modern mode ... for the year of our Lord 1789. ... Written by Poor Robin by William Winstanley( )

73 editions published between 1782 and 1800 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of the most famous English poets (1687) by William Winstanley( Book )

15 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of the most famous English poets, or, The honour of Parnassus : in a brief essay of the works and writings of above two hundred of them, from the time of K. William the Conqueror to the reign of His present Majesty, King James II by William Winstanley( Book )

13 editions published between 1687 and 1965 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First ed. Cf. DNB. "Licensed, June 16, 1686, Rob. Midgley. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 12304756. (stc) Wing W3065. (stc) Grolier. Wither to Prior 1004. (vid) 59216. (DLPS) A66698.0001.001. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at for further information or permissions. Poets, English
Old Poor Robin : 1779. An almanack, after the old ; yet nevertheless as conformable ... to the very newest new fashion. ... Written by the old honest Poor Robin by William Winstanley( )

16 editions published between 1778 and 1779 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Robins prophesies and divertisements by Poor Robin( )

7 editions published between 1677 and 1981 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

England's worthies : select lives of the most eminent persons of the English nation, from Constantine the Great down to these times by William Winstanley( Book )

11 editions published between 1660 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Robin by William Winstanley( )

29 editions published between 1666 and 1775 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor Robins dream, or, The Visions of hell : with a dialogue between the two ghosts of Dr. T. and Capt. B by Poor Robin( )

8 editions published between 1681 and 1983 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical rarities and curious observations domestick & foreign : containing fifty three several remarks ... with thirty seven more several histories, very pleasant and delightful by William Winstanley( )

10 editions published between 1684 and 1979 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histories and observations domestick and foreign, or, A miscellany of historical rarities : collected out of approved authors with other remarkable observations by William Winstanley( )

8 editions published between 1683 and 1978 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The lives of the most famous English poets (1687)
Alternative Names
Author of Poor Robin's weekly intelligence 1628?-1698

H. N 1628?-1698

I. N 1628?-1698

J. N 1628?-1698

M. Y 1628?-1698

N., H., 1628?-1698

N., I., 1628?-1698

N., J., 1628?-1698

Philoprotest 1628?-1698

Poor Robin's weekly intelligence, Author of 1628?-1698

W. W 1628?-1698

W., W. (William Winstanley), 1628?-1698

William Winstanley Brits dichter (1628-1698)

William Winstanley englischer Dichter, Historiker und Satiriker

William Winstanley English poet

Winstandly, William

Winstandly, William 1628?-1698

Winstanley, Wiliam 1628-1698

Y., M., 1628?-1698

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