Book of the Month: The Marriage Between Wit and Wisdom

The Book of the Month for September 2014 is The Marriage Between Wit and Wisdom. If you’re a member of the Malone Society, take advantage of this great deal and buy a copy today for only £5 plus £3 postage! (The regular price is £15).

The Marriage Between Wit and Wisdom

Our Book of the Month for September tracks the adventures of Wit on his path to woo Wisdom, whom he has been ordered to marry on pain of losing his inheritance. On the way he is robbed by Idleness, bored by Honest Recreation, and imprisoned by Fancy. But will Wit and Wisdom finally tie the knot?


The Society’s edition is a diplomatic transcript of the unique MS (British Library, Add. MS 26782), which is of especial interest for its resemblance to a printed edition.

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