The Whole Works of William Tyndal & c.
Tyndal, William (1573) The Whole Works of William Tyndal & c. [Image]
William Tyndal &c.
Pr. John Daye, London, dated 1573 on the title page, 1572 at the end of the Index. The first edition of the complete works.
Contemporary London blind-stamped binding, rebacked. Centre and corner bosses on both boards, the lower one on the front board nearest the spine gone. Formerly two straps from the front board to catches at the rear. On the spine is a small paper label with typescript 174 B. Fine illustrations, including the title page, one of Tyndal’s burning on the unnumbered page before b1. Anti-papist illustration on the last page.
On the front flyleaf are a series of names. In apparent chronological order: ‘For Elizabeth Louther’, canc.; ‘Ann Tilley April 1844’; ‘For my Nephew’; ‘For John Tilley 21 May 1844’; ‘John Tilley’. All except the first appear to be in the same hand, presumably Ann Tilley’s. On the last flyleaf, upside down, ‘Ann Lowther’, ?18th cent. The Royal Society of Tasmania’s plate inside the front cover, its stamp on the first flyleaf.
Cent RoySoc Rare BR 53 .T95.
|Keywords:||John Daye, printer, London, Royal Society of Tasmania, bookplate, printer's mark, printer's device, blind-stamped binding|
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|Deposited On:||19 May 2009 12:35|
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