Ane detectioun of the duinges of Marie Quene of Scottes : touchand the murder of hir husband, and hir conspiracie, adulterie, and pretensed mariage with the Erle Bothwell, and ane defence of the trew lordis, mainteineris of the kingis graces ctioun [sic] and authaoritie / translated out of the Latine quhilke was written by G.B.

Author
Buchanan, George, 1506-1582 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[London : John Day, 1571]
Description
[176] p. (the last 3 p. blank) ; 14 cm. (8vo)

Details

Subject(s)
Former owner
Rare books genre
Notes
  • Translation possibly by Thomas Wilson.
  • Signatures: A-Y⁴.
Binding note
RHT copy: In later black straight-grain leather; plain red endpapers; all edges gilt.
Provenance
  • RHT copy: Gabriel Harvey's copy with his ms. notes.
  • RHT copy: Anonymous armorial bookplate of Bateman on front pastedown (Franks 1767)
  • RHT copy: Pencil inscription regarding Bateman sale 1892 on front free endpaper.
  • RHT copy: On front free endpaper, signed: W A White 9 June 93.
  • RHT copy: Inscribed on back free endpaper 'Coll & P. E. H. Dring' (E. H. Dring [864-1928] of B. Quartich, booksellers, London).
References
  • ESTC S106062
  • STC (2nd ed.) 3981
LCCN
96218332
OCLC
36330747
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