The lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr. George Herbert / written by Izaak Walton ; to which are added some letters written by Mr. George Herbert at his being in Cambridge, with others to his mother, the Lady Magdalen Herbert, written by John Donne, afterwards Dean of St. Pauls.

Author
Walton, Izaak, 1593-1683 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Printed by Tho. Newcomb for R. Marriott, 1670.
Description
[6] leaves, 88, 79, 140 (i.e. 120), 104 p., [5] leaves of plates : 5 ports. (engravings) ; 19 cm. (8vo)

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Notes
  • Error in paging: 3rd group of pages, 57-76 omitted in numbering.
  • The lives of Wotton, Hooker, and Herbert, and the letters each have special t.p.
Provenance
  • Princeton copy 3 RHT copy is presentation copy to Mr. Danvers with inscription by author, and with ms. correction of "Favours of" to "Favours to" at end of dedication.
  • Princeton copy 1 ExKi copy 1 is presentation copy to Thomas Barlow with inscription by author.
  • Princeton copy 2 ExKi copy 2 has putative Walton autograph after Life of Herbert.
References
Wing W-671.
OCLC
41887214
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