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Spelman, John, Sir, 1594–1643
The life of Ælfred the Great / by Sir John Spelman Kt. ; from the original manuscript in the Bodleian Library ; with considerable additions, and several historial remarks by the publisher Thomas Hearne, M.A..
Additional Title(s):
Life of Alfred the Great
Oxford : Printed at the Theater for Maurice Atkins at the Golden-Ball in St. Paul's Church-Yard, Lond., MDCCIX [1709]
Physical Description:
[6], 238, [10] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 20 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA153 .S64 1709
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Frontispiece and title page vignette engraved by M. (Michael) Burghers.
"Imprimatur, Guil. Lancaster, Vic-Can. Oxon. March 5, 1709."--Verso of title page.
English short title catalogue, T147373
Includes index.
Addenda & emendanda: p. [9] at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in Cambridge-style calf. Armorial bookplate: Hursley.
Subject Terms:
Alfred, King of England, 849-899.
Anglo-Saxons -- England -- Wessex -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
Atkins, Maurice -- Printer.
Great Britain -- History -- Alfred, 871-899.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.
Hearne, Thomas -- Publisher.
Hursley -- Bookplate.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Engravings -- 1709.
Burghers, M., ill.

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