Reliquiae Wottonianae. Or, A collection of lives, letters, poems; with characters of sundry personages: : and other incomparable pieces of language and art. / By the curious pensil of the ever memorable Sr Henry Wotton Kt ...

Author
Wotton, Henry, Sir, 1568-1639 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London, : Printed by Thomas Maxey, for R. Marriot, G. Bedel, and T. Garthwait., 1651.
Description
[60], 540 p., [4] leaves of plates : ports. ; 15 cm. (12mo)

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Notes
  • "The life of Sir Henry Wotton" is by Izaak Walton.
  • "The difference and disparity between the estates and conditions of George, Duke of Buckingham, and Robert, Earl of Essex" is attributed in this edition to Sir Henry Wotton, but is actually by Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon. Cf. NUC pre-1956.
  • Title within a border of typographical ornaments. Head- and tail-pieces. Initials.
  • Signatures: pi²a⁴b-c¹²A-Y¹²Z⁶.
  • Pages 222, 246, 532-534 misnumbered 122, 146, 232, 333, 234; leaf O4 missigned O7; leaf b3 missigned b2.
  • Errata on p. [12] at front.
Provenance
ExKi copy is presentation copy to Mrs. Digbie with inscription and some corrections by the editor, Izaak Walton.
References
  • Wing (2nd ed.) W3648
  • ESTC R209190
  • Grolier. Wither to Prior (1905 ed.), III, p. 295
LCCN
01013617
OCLC
6558416
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