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Digital Image File Name: 
56786
Source Call Number: 
STC 3361.7 Bd.w. STC 3062.3
Source Title: 
New booke, containing all sortes of handes usually written at this daie.
Source Created or Published: 
1611
Physical Description: 
fol. 32r: "Currente hand"
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
New booke, containing all sortes of handes usually written at this daie.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
Rules made by E.B. for his children to learn to write by.
Uniform Title (Hamnet): 
New booke, containing all sortes of handes usually written at this daie.
Title (Hamnet): 
A nevv booke, containing all sorts of hands vsually written at this day in Christendome, as the English and French Secretary, the Roman, Italian, French, Spanish, high and low Dutch, court and chancerie hands: with examples of each of them in their proper tongue and letter. Also an example of the true and iust proportion of the Romane capitals. Collected by the best approued writers in these languages.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
Imprinted at London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
By Richard Field,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1611.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[77+] p. : ill. ; 4⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Copybooks -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Writing -- Specimens -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Beau-Chesne, Jehan de, attributed name.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
E. B., fl. 1571.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"Rules" read: Rules made by E.B. for children to write by.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Sometimes attributed to Jehan de Beau-Chesne, but the woodcut specimens include only a few from Beauchesne. Has later setting than STC 6446 of the "Rules made by E.B. for his children to learn to write by". In STC 6446 the "Rules" are in the same typesetting as, but in a different imposition from STC 3361.7--Cf. STC.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Identified as STC 6449a on UMI microfilm.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Washington, D.C., Folger Shakespeare Library, 2006-2007. Technologies of Writing in the Age of Print. DFo
Notes (Hamnet): 
The first section of the "Rules" ends: "colour more dim"--Cf. STC.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) S119990
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.), 3361.7
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
cs1427.2. Bound in contemporary vellum (rebacked), with the arms of Augustine Vincent on both covers. Bound with: Billingsley, Martin. The pen's excellencie. [London, 1618?] - a fragment of a French writing book (?) - [44 Maps of England, Wales, and Ireland]. Imperfect; many leaves lacking making it impossible to determine signature collation
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 3361.7 Bd.w. STC 3062.3