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Annales Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, ad Annum Salutis M D LXXXIX. Tomus Alter Annalium Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, Qui nunc demum prodit: Sive Pars Quarta by Guilielmo Camdeno [William Camden] - 1st Edition - 1615 - from E C Books and Biblio.com

Annales Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, ad Annum Salutis M D LXXXIX. Tomus Alter Annalium Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, Qui nunc demum prodit: Sive Pars Quarta

by Guilielmo Camdeno [William Camden]

Condition: Good/N


Londini [London]: Guilielmi Stansbij,Impensis Simonis Watersoni, 1615 2 volumes bound in one, in contemporary full leather binding, 1615 and 1627 respectively. 1st edition of Annales and 1st London edition of Tomus Alter. The binding retains the original boards and spine which has been rebacked, retaining the title label. It is slightly worn at the top of the spine joint with the front board and there is wear to corners with some loss of leather. Internally there is a label of Wimbledon College Community Library pasted to the rear of the front board and a small circular stamp of 'The Sacred Heart, Wimbledon' at the side of the Annales title page together with a very faint signature at the top. Contents: 2 blanks; title page; Lectori 6pp; Apparatus pp 1-15; Pars Prima pp 17-20; Pars Secunda pp 171-314; Pars Tertia pp 315-459; Index 20pp; Title page Tomus Alter; tribute to Camden 2pp; Pars Quarta p 1-186; Index 10pp; blank. All with decorative head and tail pieces and initial capitals. Generally clean and in good condition. Occasional small marks; a couple of further Sacred Heart stamps to bottom margins; small piece missing from margin of p167 without text loss; very occasional nibbles to page edges. Size 11.75 x 7.5 inches. An important work, informed by Camden's close ties to the Court and key personages of the time. Known also for its description of Drake's voyage around the world in 1577-80 and information on Drake's early life, obtained first hand from Drake.
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  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 031413
  • Title: Annales Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, ad Annum Salutis M D LXXXIX. Tomus Alter Annalium Rerum Anglicarum, et Hibernicarum, Regnante Elizabetha, Qui nunc demum prodit: Sive Pars Quarta
  • Author: Guilielmo Camdeno [William Camden]
  • Format/binding: Full-Leather
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: N
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Guilielmi Stansbij,Impensis Simonis Watersoni
  • Place: Londini [London]
  • Date published: 1615
  • Keywords: William Camden, Elizabeth I, Mary Queen of Scots, Francis Drake, Burghley, 16-17th century history
  • Bookseller catalogs: HISTORY; 17th century works;


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