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Digital Image File Name: 
75401
Source Call Number: 
161- 321f
Source Creator: 
Silius Italicus, Tiberius Catius.
Source Title: 
The second Punick War between Hannibal and the Romanes...
Source Created or Published: 
1661
Physical Description: 
engraved title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Silius Italicus, Tiberius Catius.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Punica. English
Title (Hamnet): 
The second Punick VVar between Hannibal and the Romanes : the whole seventeen books / Englished from the Latine of Silius Italicus ; with a continuation from the triumph of Scipio, to the death of Hannibal, by Tho. Ross, Esq., Keeper of His Majestie's Libraries, and groom of His most Honourable privy-chamber.
Title (Hamnet): 
Continuation of Silius Italicus to the death of Hannibal.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by Tho. Roycroft, and are to be sold by Jo. Martin, Ja. Allestry, and Tho. Dicas, at the Bell in S. Paul's Church-Yard,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
MDCLXI [1661]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[14], 426, 425-507, [1]; [4], 77, [3] p., [22] leaves of plates : ill. ; 47 cm (fol.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Punic War, 2nd, 218-201 B.C. -- Poetry.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Hannibal, 247-182 B.C.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Poems -- England -- London -- 17th century.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Ross, Thomas, d. 1675.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Ross, Thomas, d. 1675.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Loggan, David, 1635-1700?, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lamorlet, Joseph, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Lamorlet, Joseph, ill.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Roycroft, Thomas, d. 1677, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Martyn, John, fl. 1649-1680, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Allestry, James, d. 1670, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Dicas, Thomas, d. 1669, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
St. John, Francis, 1634-1705, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Manchester, Dukes of, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In verse.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: [A]1 B⁴ C*² C-D² E-3U⁴ 3X²; chi² ²A-K⁴ 2chi1.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title page in red and black.
Notes (Hamnet): 
With an added engraved title page, dedication portrait of Charles II signed "D. Loggan sculp.", and 20 numbered plates signed with variations of: I. Lamorlet inv. et fecit
Notes (Hamnet): 
"A continuation of Silius Italicus to the death of Hannibal, in three books, by Thomas Ross, Esq. London. Printed by T. Roycroft, 1661"--77 p. at end.
Notes (Hamnet): 
With a final errata leaf.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC R5569
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (2nd ed.) S3783
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Hand-ruled in red throughout. Autograph: Francis St. John; Bookplate "Kimbolton Castle" with ms. shelfmark; poorly-inked stamp of griffin? with a duke's coronet and caption "Manchester". In a Cambridge-style binding with gold tooling on boards and spine. Acquired 1957-04-10 from Export Book Co.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
161- 321f