Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Record:
Digital Image File Name:
54154
Source Title:
A continuation of Sir Philip Sydney's Arcadia: wherein is handled the loves of Amphialus and Helena Queen of Corinth, Prince Plangus and Erona.
Source Creator:
Weamys, Anna, b. ca. 1630.
Source Created or Published:
1651
Physical Description:
title page
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
166-792q
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Weamys, Anna, b. ca. 1630.
Title (Hamnet):
A continuation of Sir Philip Sydney's Arcadia: wherein is handled the loves of Amphialus and Helena Queen of Corinth, Prince Plangus and Erona. With the historie of the loves of old Claius and young Strephon to Vrania. Written by a young gentlewoman, Meis A.W.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London :
Publisher (Hamnet):
printed by William Bentley, and are to be sold by Thomas Heath, near the Pyazza of the Coven-Garden [sic],
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
anno Dom. 1651.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[16], 199, [1] p. ; 8⁰.
Subject (Hamnet):
Historical fiction -- England -- 17th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Stirling Maxwell, William, 1818-1878, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Sidney, Philip, Sir, 1554-1586.
Notes (Hamnet):
Leaf [par.]1 is either blank or with device of sun on crest with motto "deus est nobis sol et scutum" on recto.
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: [par.]⁸ A-M⁸ N⁴.
Notes (Hamnet):
Annotation on Thomason copy: "Jan. Nou. 7."; between "n" and hyphen in "Coven-Garden" is a "t".
Notes (Hamnet):
Mris A.W. = Anna Weamys.
Notes (Hamnet):
Leaf [par.]8 is blank.
Citations (Hamnet):
Thomason, E.1288[2]
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) R208978
Citations (Hamnet):
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), W1189
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
Olive morocco gilt armorial binding signed by Leighton. Provenance: inscriptions on [par.]1r: "Richard [Bridge?] His Book 1671"; on front fly-leaf: "Joyce Josselyn her Booke"; with arms of William Stirling stamped in gilt on front and back covers (motto "gang forward")
Call Number (Hamnet):
166- 792q

A continuation of Sir Philip Sydney's Arcadia: wherein is handled the loves of Amphi…