London : printed by William Iaggard, 1607.
Zoology Pre-Linnean works Early works to 1800
General note: First word of title is xylographic. Title page varies: with cut of hyena (used for sea wolf on p. 749) or of gorgon (most copies; not illustrated in the text pp. 262-3); examples of both at British Library. B1, 2, 5, 6 in 2 settings; B2r catchword: 'they'; B6r line 1: 'crowne' (Huntington Library) or 'gers' and 'Crowne' (Harvard). In some copies (one of the British Library copies, for example) there is an extra leaf after F4 with heading: 'The Picture of the vulger Bugill Folio 57.' (STC). The first leaf and the last leaf are blank. Signatures: A6 [par.]6 2[par.]8 *² B-2V6 3A-3X6 3Y8. Lacks tp. (supplied in MS.), E4-E6, G6, K3, K6, O4, T4, Us, U6, X6, 2H6, 2P4-5, 2T2-5, 3O2, 3D2, 3L3-4, 3O8; extensive water damage in 1940s resulting in leaves adhering and tears to edges throughout; some MS. pencil marks UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 24123 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1962. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 942:01). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink note on flyleaf: "R.A. to W.J.B" (C19th); bookplate of Lieut. Col. Fr. Thomas Hammond, St James Square; stamp on tp.: "A.R." with MS. ink date 1695; collection of William Jaggard, Sheep Street, Stratford-upon-Avon; deposited by the RSC UK-SuSCL Binding Information: C19th half-leather, paper boards, severe water damage UK-SuSCL