Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The faerie queene. Disposed into twelue books, fashioning XII. morall vertues.

Digital Image File Name: 
9294
Source Call Number: 
STC 23080
Source Creator: 
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599.
Source Title: 
The faerie queene. Disposed into twelue books, fashioning XII. morall vertues.
Source Created or Published: 
1590
Physical Description: 
f. BB5r, p.391
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599.
Title (Hamnet): 
The faerie queene. Disposed into twelue books, fashioning XII. morall vertues.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
printed [by John Wolfe] for William Ponsonbie,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1590.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[2], 600, [10] p. ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance) rbprov DFo
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harmsworth, R. Leicester Sir, (Robert Leicester), 1870-1937, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Printer's name from STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In verse.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Quire 2Q is intended to cancel 2P6,7 and pagination above reflects this; however, according to STC, the cancellanda are usually retained.
Notes (Hamnet): 
One of three variants of this edition. This one has title page verso blank; first digit of imprint date is under the "r" of "for".
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A-2O⁸ 2P⁸(-2P6,7+2Q⁴).
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S125541
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 23080
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
HH195/10. Green goatskin binding with gilt decoration, signed by F. Bedford. Original 2P6-7 are cancelled by a gathering of 4 leaves signed 2Q, no cancellanda present. Bound between E6 and E7 are 4 leaves duplicating E3-6 but wrongly imposed: E3r,5v,6r,4v,5r,3v,4r,6v. 2P5, 2Q1-4 and 2P8 are remargined. MS. bibliographical notes including "from the coll'n of Sir Rd. Tangye (?)". Printed notes on Sotheby sales 12 March 1900 and 5/20/01. Provenance: Harmsworth copy
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 23080