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Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Record:
Digital Image File Name:
20180
Source Title:
Loues martyr: or, Rosalins complaint· Allegorically shadowing the truth of loue, in the constant fate of the phœnix and turtle.
Source Creator:
Chester, Robert, fl. ca. 1586-1604.
Source Created or Published:
1601
Physical Description:
A3v || A4r
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
STC 5119
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Chester, Robert, fl. ca. 1586-1604.
Title (Hamnet):
Hereafter follovv diuerse poeticall essaies on the former subiect; viz: the turtle and phœnix
Title (Hamnet):
Hereafter follow diverse poeticall essaies on the former subject; viz: the turtle and phoenix
Title (Hamnet):
Loues martyr: or, Rosalins complaint· Allegorically shadowing the truth of loue, in the constant fate of the phœnix and turtle. A poeme enterlaced with much varietie and raritie; now first translated out of the venerable Italian Torquato Cæliano, by Robert Chester. With the true legend of famous King Arthur, the last of the nine worthies, being the first essay of a new Brytish poet: collected out of diuerse authenticall records. To these are added some new compositions, of seuerall moderne writers whose names are subscribed to their seuerall workes, vpon the first subiect: viz. the phœnix and turtle.
Title (Hamnet):
Loves martyr
Title (Hamnet):
Loves martyr: or, Rosalins complaint
Title (Hamnet):
Rosalins complaint
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London :
Publisher (Hamnet):
Imprinted [by R. Field] for E. B[lount],
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1601.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[6], 144, 141-183, [1] p. ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet):
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Marston, John, 1575?-1634.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Britwell Court Library, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Chapman, George, 1559?-1634.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Roxburghe, John Ker, Duke of, 1740-1804, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Jonson, Ben, 1573?-1637.
Notes (Hamnet):
Identified as STC 5119a on UMI microfilm.
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: A⁴(-A1) B-2A⁴ 2B².
Notes (Hamnet):
In fact written by Chester.
Notes (Hamnet):
In verse.
Notes (Hamnet):
Printer's and publisher's names from STC.
Notes (Hamnet):
"Hereafter follovv diuerse poeticall essaies on the former subiect; viz: the turtle and phœnix" has separate dated title page; pagination and register are continuous. It contains "The phoenix and the turtle" and "Threnos" by William Shakespeare, and poems by Ben Jonson, George Chapman, and John Marston.
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) S106438
Citations (Hamnet):
STC (2nd ed.), 5119
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
cs0900. Bound in citron goatskin, with the arms and initials of William Henry Miller; signed by Riviere. Preliminary and end leaves stained and repaired. A few faint MS. notes. Purchased Sotheby's 6 Feb. 1922, no. 147. Provenance: on verso of t.p.: Iane lloyd; Britwell Court copy; possibly Roxburghe - Sykes copy
Call Number (Hamnet):
STC 5119

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