Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Image Title:
Map of Ireland from John Speed. Theatrum Imperii Magnae Britanniae. London, 1616.
Transcribed Information:
Kingdome of Irland devided into severall provinces...
Source Creator:
Speed, John, 1552?-1629.
Source Title:
[Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine. Latin] Theatrum Imperii Magnæ Britanniæ; exactam regnorum Angliæ Scotiæ Hiberniæ et insularum adiacentium geographia[m] ob oculos ponens: vna cum comitatibus, centurijs, vrbibus et primarijs comitatum oppidis intra regnum Angliæ, divisis et descriptis. Opus, nuper quidem à Iohanne Spédo cive Londinensi Anglicè conscriptum: nunc verò, à Philemone Hollando, apud Coventrianos medicinæ doctore, Latinitate donatum.
Source Created or Published:
1616
Physical Description:
between p. 137 and p. 138
Source Call Number:
STC 23044
Digital Image File Name:
62724
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
162294
Hamnet Holdings ID:
155204
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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Creator (Hamnet):
Speed, John, 1552?-1629.
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine. Latin
Uniform Title (Hamnet):
Britannia.
Title (Hamnet):
Theatrum imperii Magnæ Britanniæ; exactam regnorum Angliæ Scotiæ Hiberniæ et insularum adiacentium geographia[m] ob oculos ponens: vna cum comitatibus, centurijs, vrbibus et primarijs comitatum oppidis intra regnum Angliæ, divisis et descriptis. Opus, nuper quidem à Iohanne Spédo cive Londinensi Anglicè conscriptum: nunc verò, à Philemone Hollando, apud Coventrianos medicinæ doctore, Latinitate donatum.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Imprinted at London :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
Excusum [T. Snodham] apud Ioann: Sudbury a Georg: Humble,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
Anno cum privilegio 1616.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[16], 146 [i.e. 280], [10] p. : maps ; 2⁰.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
9/14/45. Engr. t.p., maps and arms hand colored throughout. Each leaf mounted on a stub and silked. Rebound, previously bound in sprinkled calf by Jenkins and Cecil. Provenance: stamp and inscription of provenance (?) on engr. t.p., mutilated, affecting legibility; bookplate of Henry Yates Thompson, with MS. note "n. e. l. J. Bain May 23 1883"; book-label of Dr. Herbert Silvette; bought by the Folger from Herbert Silvette, August 1945
Notes (Hamnet):
Printer's name from STC.
Notes (Hamnet):
With engraved title page; engraved title is in separate panel within an engraved compartment.
Notes (Hamnet):
A Latin translation, by Philemon Holland of: Speed, John. The theatre of the empire of Great Britaine, the text of which is mainly taken from: Camden, William. Britannia.
Notes (Hamnet):
Includes 67 double-page maps, included in signature collation but not in pagination.
Notes (Hamnet):
In four books, each with separate title page, with same publication date.
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: A-4H².
Citations (Hamnet):
STC (2nd ed.), 23044
Citations (Hamnet):
Skelton, R.A. County atlases of the Brit. Isles, 11
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) S107575
Subject (Hamnet):
Great Britain -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Great Britain -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Annotations (Provenance)
Subject (Hamnet):
Printing privileges (Publishing)
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Holland, Philemon, 1552-1637.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Camden, William, 1551-1623.
Call Number (Hamnet):
STC 23044

[Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine. Latin] Theatrum Imperii Magnæ Britanniæ; e…