Reges, reginae, nobiles, et alij in ecclesia collegiata B. Petri Westmonasterij sepulti, vsque ad annum reparatae salutis 1606. William Camden.
Reges, reginae, nobiles, et alij in ecclesia collegiata B. Petri Westmonasterij sepulti, vsque ad annum reparatae salutis 1606.

Reges, reginae, nobiles, et alij in ecclesia collegiata B. Petri Westmonasterij sepulti, vsque ad annum reparatae salutis 1606.

Londini: Excudebat Melch. Bradwoodus, 1606. Third edition, following those of 1600 and 1603 (another 1606 printing includes the date "1600" in the title instead of 1606, as here). Small 4to (18 cm.) (6), 82 pp. Title within wide ornamental border. Cf Lowndes: "In this collection of epitaphs [from Westminster Abbey] are included many that have been since destroyed or effaced." STC 4520. OCLC locates four copies of this edition in the United States (Yale, Newberry, Indiana, Harvard). With the small book label of John Sparrow on the front pastedown. Contemporary writing on rear endpapers, lacking all blanks to the title page, old light tidelines to corners, contemporary owner's name on title page. A good copy. Early limp vellum (rubbed and worn, lower front corner clipped). (9859). Item #63097

Price: $1,500.00

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