Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: [Poly-Olbion. Part 1] Poly-Olbion by Michaell· Drayton Esqr:

Digital Image File Name: 
Source Call Number: 
STC 7226 copy 1
Source Creator: 
Drayton, Michael, 1563-1631.
Source Title: 
[Poly-Olbion. Part 1] Poly-Olbion by Michaell· Drayton Esqr:
Source Created or Published: 
Physical Description: 
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Creator (Hamnet): 
Drayton, Michael, 1563-1631.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Poly-Olbion. Part 1
Title (Hamnet): 
Poly-Olbion by Michaell· Drayton Esqr:
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
printed [by Humphrey Lownes] for M Lownes. I Browne. I Helme. I Busbie,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[16], 303, [1] p., [18] folded plates : maps, port. ; 2⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Subject (Hamnet): 
England -- Description and travel -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harmsworth, R. Leicester Sir, (Robert Leicester), 1870-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Hole, William, d. 1624, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Selden, John, 1584-1654.
Notes (Hamnet): 
A second part was published in 1622.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Edited by John Selden.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Entered 7 February. 1612.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Partly in verse.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer's name and publication date from STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: pi² ²pi² A⁴ B-2C⁶ 2D².
Notes (Hamnet): 
The title page is engraved and signed "Ingraue[n] by W Hole". There is no letterpress title page.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In this issue the plates lack page numbers and the portrait of Henry Frederick is lacking his name.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S121629
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 7226
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
HH75/22. Red goatskin binding, panelled in gilt and blind and signed by Leighton. Copy slightly stained. Provenance: inscriptions: on t.p.: 'Hannah Marie Reik (?) Dec. the 7: 1720/1'; on back paste-down: 'Lot 131 Sotheby's 14-7-30' and pencilled, undated Quaritch note; Harmsworth copy.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 7226 Copy 1