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John Skelton, also known as John Shelton (c. 1463 – 21 June 1529)

English poet and tutor to King Henry VIII of England. (Wikipedia)

From our stacks: Reprint of title page from Magnyfycence, a goodly interlude and a mery deuysed and made by Mayster Skelton, poet laureate late deceasyd.  London : Issued for subscribers by the editor of the Tudor facsimile texts, 1910. Originally published: London? : printed by J. Rastell, 1529 or 1530.