Fabyans cronycle : newly prynted wyth the cronycle, actes, and dedes done in the tyme of the reygne : of the moste excellent prynce kynge Henry the vii. : father vnto our most drad souerayne lord kynge Henry the viii. : to whom be all honour, reuerece, and ioyfull contynaunce of his prosperous reygne, : to the pleasure of god and weale of this his realme amen.

Fabyan, Robert, -1513, author.
Other Title:
[London] : Prentyd at London by Wyllyam Rastell, 1533.
2 volumes in 1 : coat of arms, genealogical tables ; 29 cm
Great Britain -- History -- To 1485 -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Early works to 1800.
France -- History -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Title within woodcut border with printer's initials on either side of columns.
Special title page for volume 2: "The seconde volume of Fabyans cronycle conteynyng the cronycles of Englande and of Fraunce, from the begynnyng of the reygne of king Rycharch the fyrste, untyll the begynnyng of the reyne of our moste redoubted souerayne lord kynge Henry the. viii."
Colophon (volume 2): "Thus endeth Fabyans cronycle. Printed by. w. Rastell [and] fynyshed the laste daye of December, in the yere ... M.v.C. and XXXiii."
Woodcut on verso of title page: Fabyan's arms. Cf. A.W. Reed. The editor of Sir Thomas More's English works: William Rastell (in The Library, 4th series, volume 4, number 1)--page 33.
In double columns; foliated.
"Cum Privilegio."; title page.
Initials; printed marginal notes.
Signatures: A⁶, B⁴, a-z⁶, ⁶, A-E⁶, *⁸; 2a-2z⁶, ⁶, Aa-Pp⁶.
First printed, 1516, by Pynson, under title: The newe chronycles of Englande and of Fraunce.
This second edition includes a continuation from the Battle of Bosworth to the death of Henry VII.
Local notes:
Kislak Center copy contains numerous manuscript marginal notes in several hands; chiefly contemporary and in English. Bookplate of "CHP" on inside front cover.
Kislak copy: Vol. 1, . [4] and part of vol. 2, . ccxxxiv supplied in manuscript. Added at end of vol. 2:five leaves in manuscript, continuing chronicle through 1541, from a later edition.
Penn Provenance:
"CHP (bookplate)
Penn Chronology:
Cited in:
STC, no. 10660
ESTC, S121369
Rastell, William, 1508?-1565, publisher.
STC Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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