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F ALL of MAN:
Thomas WITH Ayliffi
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explained; the original Signification of the Names
to, historically related ; difficult Passages cleared of
In T WEL VE BOOK S.
Embellished with a great Number of Copper-Plates.
L'ON D ON:
Fleet-street; and C. SYMPSON, at the Bible-ware-
0 Poem has had greater or juster
Praise from the most eminent Judges of
Literature, than PARADISE Lost,
and Sentiments, as the profound and extenhve Learning it is enriched with. It comprebends almost every Thing within the Extent of buman Knowledge ; but being wrote in the highest Stile of heroick Poetry, and the Thoughts, many of them exprefs'd by Figures of Grammar and Rhetoric, being full of Digressions and Sentences tranfpofed, as well as difficult Terms in the Mathematicks, History, Astronomy, Astrology, Geography, Architecture, Navigation, Anatomy, Alchymy, Divinity, and all other human Arts and Sciences, it bath jo happened, that many
Readers have been unable to see the Beauties of the Poem, for want of being able to come at the proper Explication of those things, which have been out of their Reach; and this must happen to a great many; for how few are there who have had A 2