The Resource The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues

The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues

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The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues
Title
The faerie queene
Title remainder
disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues
Title variation
Faerie qveene
Creator
Contributor
Binder
Bookseller
Former owner
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
PAU
Citation location within source
  • entry 970
  • S117748
  • 23082
  • 10-11
Citation source
  • Carl H. Pforzheimer Library
  • English short title catalogue
  • Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.)
  • Johnson, F.R. Critical bibliography of the works of Edmund Spenser printed before 1700
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1552?-1599
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spenser, Edmund
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR2358
LC item number
.A1 1596a
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • -1624
  • 1546?-1604
  • 1857-1932
  • 1876-1918
  • 1758-1833
  • 1843-1927
  • 1799-1883
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Field, Richard
  • Ponsonby, William
  • Vickery, Willis
  • Collier, Robert J.
  • Sutherland, George Granville Leveson-Gower
  • White, William Augustus
  • Bedford, Francis
Label
The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues
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Publication
Note
  • Dedication (A1v) identifies Edmund Spenser as the author
  • The second edition of books 1-3; first edition of books 4-6
  • Stationers' register: part 2 entered 20 January [1596]
  • Signatures: A-2Óı; ℗øA-2Íı ℗ø2Ḱþ
  • Woodcut tailpieces; decorated and historiated initials. Printer's device of Richard Field on title page. Full page woodcut of St. George and the dragon on p. [184]. The caption at head of each canto in a compartment with borders of type ornaments
  • Book 4-6 has separate title page: The second part of the Faerie queene : containing the fourth, fifth, and sixth bookes / by Ed. Spenser. Imprinted at London : for William Ponsonby, 1596
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 590; 518 pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy cataloged under call no. G.385.29 bound in early mottled calfskin double-panelled in blind with the gilt armorial super-ex-libris of George Granville Leveson-Gower on the upper cover. The bookplates of Leveson-Gower and Willis Vickery are present on the front pastedown. Also present on the front pastedown is an ink inscription that reads, "The first edition [of the?] Faerie Queen." The bookplate of Robert J. Collier is present on the front flyleaf recto.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy cataloged under call no. G.385.28 v.2 bound by Francis Bedford in green morocco panelled in double-ruled gilt. The bookplate of Ray Slater Murphy is present on the front pastedown. The autograph of W.A. White (William Augustus?), dated 21 May, [18]88 is present on the front flyleaf recto. This copy contains books 4-6 only.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The faerie queene : disposed into twelue bookes, fashioning XII morall vertues
Link
Publication
Note
  • Dedication (A1v) identifies Edmund Spenser as the author
  • The second edition of books 1-3; first edition of books 4-6
  • Stationers' register: part 2 entered 20 January [1596]
  • Signatures: A-2Óı; ℗øA-2Íı ℗ø2Ḱþ
  • Woodcut tailpieces; decorated and historiated initials. Printer's device of Richard Field on title page. Full page woodcut of St. George and the dragon on p. [184]. The caption at head of each canto in a compartment with borders of type ornaments
  • Book 4-6 has separate title page: The second part of the Faerie queene : containing the fourth, fifth, and sixth bookes / by Ed. Spenser. Imprinted at London : for William Ponsonby, 1596
Extent
1 online resource ([2], 590; 518 pages)
Form of item
online
Note
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy cataloged under call no. G.385.29 bound in early mottled calfskin double-panelled in blind with the gilt armorial super-ex-libris of George Granville Leveson-Gower on the upper cover. The bookplates of Leveson-Gower and Willis Vickery are present on the front pastedown. Also present on the front pastedown is an ink inscription that reads, "The first edition [of the?] Faerie Queen." The bookplate of Robert J. Collier is present on the front flyleaf recto.
  • Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy cataloged under call no. G.385.28 v.2 bound by Francis Bedford in green morocco panelled in double-ruled gilt. The bookplate of Ray Slater Murphy is present on the front pastedown. The autograph of W.A. White (William Augustus?), dated 21 May, [18]88 is present on the front flyleaf recto. This copy contains books 4-6 only.
Specific material designation
remote

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