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Annales of England. Containing the reignes of Henry the Eighth. Edward the Sixt. Queene Mary. Written in Latin by the Right Honorable and Right Reverend Father in God, Francis Lord Bishop of Hereford. Thus Englished, corrected and inlarged with the author's consent, by Morgan Godwyn.

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    SR - OS - 93/

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    [16], 394 [i.e. 294], 293-342, [2] p. : engr. ports. ; 2°.

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General note: A translation of: Rerum Anglicarum Henrico VIII. Edvvardo VI. et Maria regnantibus, annales. "Although entered to both pr[inter]s., the whole book was app[arently]. pr[inted]. by Stansby"--STC. The sections on Edward VI and Mary each have separate dated title page; pagination and register are continuous. The first leaf and the last leaf are blank. P. 294 (first count) misnumbered 394. Signatures: [sec.]4 A-2I4 2K6 2L-2O4 (2P)1 2P-2T4 2V6. Entered 13 January [1630] Henry VIII port. on A4v signed: "T. Cecill sculp.", other ports. unsigned. Leaf M2 is a cancel. First blank leaf; A4 torn and repaired UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 11947 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1963. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 958:18). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink signature on flyleaf: "Richard Savage, New Place, Stratford-Upon-Avon, 1899", bookplate of Savage recording gift in 1910 to Shakespeare Birthplace Trust; MS. ink inscription on tp.: "E. libris Richardi Locke, de Burnham, 1782" UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full leather, re-backed UK-SuSCL