Early English Books Online
The Early English Books Online - Text Creation Partnership (EEBO-TCP) now contains more than 125,000 titles, spanning the years 1473 to 1700, and encompasses a broad range of subject areas including English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics and science.
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"An exact legendary compendiously containing the whole life of Alderman Abel, the maine proiecter and patentee for the raising of wines. His apprentiship with a vintener, betrothing to his wife, the manner of his rising reigning, and after delinquencie, whereby hestands liable to a severe censure and penalty in Parliament."