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Sharpham, Edward, 1576–1608
Cupids whirligig (1607) / by Edward Sharpham, edited from the first quarto of 1607, with an introduction & textual notes, by Allardyce Nicoll.
Waltham Saint Lawrence, in Berkshire : The Golden Cockerel Press, MCMXXVI [1926]
Physical Description:
[2], ix, [3], 94, [2] pages ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3135.S5 A65 1926
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
With reproduction of the original title page.
Dedication signed, "E.S.", but has often been wrongly assigned or listed as anonymous.
Based in part on Boccaccio's Decameron (vii. 6)
"This book was printed at the Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham Saint Lawrence, in Berkshire, and completed on the 13th day of March, 1926. Compositors: F. Young & A.H. Gibbs. Pressman: A.C. Cooper. The edition is limited to 550 copies ..."--Colophon.
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 381 of 550. Bound in quarter cream buckram and cream boards.
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375. Decamerone.
Nicoll, Allardyce, 1894-1976, writer of introduction.
Golden Cockerel Press, publisher.

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