HAYWARD (JOHN) The Life and Raigne of King Edward the Sixt
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HAYWARD (JOHN) The Life and Raigne of King Edward the Sixt
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HAYWARD (JOHN)
The Life and Raigne of King Edward the Sixt, first edition, engraved title with portrait of Edward by Robert Vaughan, engraved portrait of the author on verso of [-]4, woodcut decorations, initials and device on final page, without initial blank, small neat repair to title, bookplate of J. Dawson Brodie, mottled calf by Bedford, triple gilt ruled borders on sides, gilt panelled spine with red morocco label, g.e. [STC 12998; Pforzheimer 459], 4to, [Eliot's Court Press and Oxford, J. Lichfield] for John Partridge, 1630

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  • A FINE COPY WITH WIDE MARGINS. ESTC records variants with an additional undated printed title-page, and with four uncancelled leaves (Pforzheimer notes that the latter are much scarcer). The present copy has cancels L3, N3 and Q, printed in slightly smaller type, whilst M3 is in its uncancelled state.
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