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Digital Image File Name: 
63416
Source Call Number: 
STC 24509a Copy 1
Source Creator: 
Camden, William, 1551-1623.
Source Title: 
The historie of the life and death of Mary Stuart Queene of Scotland.
Source Created or Published: 
1624
Physical Description: 
frontispiece portrait
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Camden, William, 1551-1623.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Annales rerum Anglicarum et Hibernicarum regnante Elizabetha. English. Abridgement
Title (Hamnet): 
The historie of the life and death of Mary Stuart Queene of Scotland.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by Iohn Haviland for Richard Whitaker, and are to be sold at the signe of the Kings head in Pauls Church-yard,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1624.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[12], 250, [2] p. : port. (engraving) ; 2⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Manuscript waste (Binding)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance)
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Elstracke, Renold, fl. 1590-1630, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harmsworth, R. Leicester Sir, (Robert Leicester), 1870-1937, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Udall, William.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Smedley, William T. (William Thomas), b. 1851, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Title within ornamental woodcut border.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 2008. History in the Making. DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
Largely a translation of the relevant passages of: Camden, William. Annales rerum Anglicarum et Hibernicarum regnante Elizabetha.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Translator's dedication signed: Wil. Stranguage, i.e. William Udall.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The frontispiece portrait is signed: R: Elstrack sculpsit Are to be sold by Compton Holland ouer against thexchange.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Running title reads: The historie of Marie Queene of Scotland.
Notes (Hamnet): 
One of three imprint variants of this edition. In this state the dedication, with pseudonymous signature, is a cancel.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A⁶(±A3) B-2H⁴ 2I⁶.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The last leaf is blank.
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 24509a
Citations (Hamnet): 
Scott, J. (1896), 215
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S117760
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Smedley. Lacking blank. MS. correction to text on 2F1r. 2D2 torn, affecting text. Sprinkled sheepskin binding with gilt tooled spine and turn-ins, by J. Clarke; marbled end-papers; all edges gilt. Provenance: bookplate of W.T. Smedley (motto "forward")
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 24509a Copy 1