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The book called Holinshed's Chronicles : an account of its inception, purpose, contributors, contents, publication, revision, and influence on William Shakespeare / by Stephen Booth ; with a leaf from the 1587 edition..

  • Author

    Booth, Stephen.,

  • Date published


  • Publisher

    [San Francisco] : Book Club of California, 1968.

  • Subject

    Holinshed, Raphael, d. 1580?. Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.

    Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Sources.

    Great Britain History

  • Accession number


  • Class

    Fine Print Collection - OS - 93/

  • Language


  • Physical description

    83 p., [2] p. of plates : ill., coat of arms, facsims. ; 36.5 cm.

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General note: On spine: Holinshed's Chronicles. Shakespeare Institute Library copy has p.925-926 inserted. UkBU Shakespeare Birthplace Trust copy has p.127/128 'The sixt book of the Historie of England' from an original copy inserted; accompanied by publication announcement (4p). Uk-SuSCL 500 copies printed. Printed by Adrian Wilson at Tuscany Alley, San Francisco.