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Creator:
Janus, Secundus, 1511-1536, author.
Title(s):

Kisses : being the Basia of Iohannes Secundus / rendered into English verse by Thomas Stanley, 1647.

Additional Title(s):

Basia. English.

Published/Created:
Soho : The Nonesuch Press, 30 Gerrard Street, 1923.
Physical Description:
[24] pages ; 28 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PA8580.B3 E57 1923+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Seven hundred and twenty-five copies of this edition of the Basia of Iohannes Secundus (1511-1536) in the translation of Thomas Stanley (1625-1678) have been printed and made in England for the Nonesuch Pess by the Kynoch Pess in October 1923. F.M. Pinx."--Colophon.
Dreyfus, J. History of the Nonesuch Press, 11
BEIN X178 N73 Z923S: No. 130.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 96 of 725. Bookplate: Percy L. Babington. Bound in original orange patterned wrappers.
Subject Terms:
Babington, Percy L. -- Bookplate.
Erotic poetry, Latin -- Translations into English.
Kissing -- Poetry.
Marriage -- Poetry.
Private press books -- England -- London. -- Specimens.
Form/Genre:
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Contributors:
Stanley, Thomas, 1625-1678, translator.
Kynoch Press, printer.
Meynell, Francis, 1891-1975.
Nonesuch Press, publisher.
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