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Creator:
Caoursin, Guillaume, d. 1501.
Title(s):

[T]o the moste excellente, moste redoubted and most crysten kyng, Kyng Edward the fourth / Johan Kay hys humble poete lawreate ...

Additional Title(s):

Obsidionis Rhodiae urbis descriptio. English

Published/Created:
[London? : s.n., 1482?].
Physical Description:
[48] p. ; 25 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DS53 R5 C2 1482
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Hand-illuminated initial letters: leaves 1, 2.
Translated by John Kay.
The printing of this book has been attributed variously to Caxton, Lettou, Machlinia, and Pynson.cf. Grolier Club catalogue & STC.
Date of publication from STC.
Goff, F.R. Incunabula in American libraries, C-111
Copinger, W.A. Supplement to Hain's Repertorium bibliographicum, 4361
Duff, E.G. Fifteenth century English books, 75
Grolier Club / Fifty-five books printed before 1525 41.
G.W. 6012
Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.), 4594
Proctor, R. Index to the early printed books in the British Museum, 9764
Selected exhibitions: "Fifty-five Books Printed before 1525: Representing the Works of England's First Printers, an Exhibition from the Collection of Paul Mellon" (Grolier Club, 17 January-3 March 1968).
Subject Terms:
Incunabula in Yale Library.
Lothian family -- Provenance.
Rhodes (Greece) -- History -- Siege, 1480.
Contributors:
Kay, John.
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