Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Image Details:
BookReader view
Source Creator:
Flecknoe, Richard, d. 1678?
Source Title:
A collection of the choicest epigrams and characters of Richard Flecknoe. Being rather a new work, then a new impression of the old.
Source Created or Published:
1673
Source Call Number:
F1210 (BookReader view)
Digital Image File Name:
4279
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
134774
Hamnet Holdings ID:
126669
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Flecknoe, Richard, d. 1678?
Title (Hamnet):
A collection of the choicest epigrams and characters of Richard Flecknoe. Being rather a new work, then a new impression of the old.
Alt. Title (Hamnet):
Characters made at several times on several occasions
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
[London] :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
printed for the author,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1673.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[8], 99, [1]; [4], 64 p. ; 8⁰.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
12.7.42. Both cancellandum and cancel L4 present. Provenance: initials of William Henry Miller; Britwell Court copy
Notes (Hamnet):
"Characters made at several times on several occasions" has separate dated title page, register, and pagination.
Notes (Hamnet):
In verse.
Notes (Hamnet):
L4 is a cancel, with the epigram "Of mis's and mistresses" on recto. Variant: L4 is cancellandum, with epigram "On his dim sight" on recto.
Notes (Hamnet):
Place of publication from Wing.
Notes (Hamnet):
The epigrams are reprinted from "Epigrams of all sorts"; the characters are reprinted from his "Enigmaticall characters", "Heroick portraits", "Ænigmatical characters", and "A farrago of several pieces".
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) R13761
Citations (Hamnet):
Murphy, G. Bib. of Eng. character-books, p.68-69
Citations (Hamnet):
Wing (2nd ed.), F1210
Subject (Hamnet):
Characters and characteristics -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Epigrams, English -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Britwell Court Library, former owner.
Call Number (Hamnet):
F1210

A collection of the choicest epigrams and characters of Richard Flecknoe. Being rath…