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Herōologia Anglica : hoc est clarissimorum et doctissimorum aliqout [sic] Anglorum qui floruerunt ab anno Cristi M.D. usq' ad presentem annum M.D.C.XX viuae effigies vitae et elogia : duobus tomis / authore H.H., Anglo Britanno.

Author/Creator:
Holland, Henry, 1583-1650?
Publication:
[Londini] : Impensis C. Passaei calcographus [sic] et Iansonij bibliopolae Arnhemiensis, [1620]
Format/Description:
Book
2 v. in 1. ([20], 240, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates) : ill. ; 31 cm. (fol.)
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Subjects:
Great Britain -- Biography.
Great Britain -- History -- Tudors, 1485-1603 -- Pictorial works.
Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625 -- Pictorial works.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
Plates engraved by Willem and Magdalena van de Passe. Cf. A.M. Hind. Engraving in England in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, 1952-64, v. 2, p. 145.
Engraved t.p. with inset mao of the British Isles, and city view of London and the Thames. Vol. 2 has half title only.
Place of publication from Dict. nat. biog., which considers Holland the publisher.
List of Published works at end of entry for each author.
First "o" in Heröologia is a greek omega.
Text in Latin; includes laudatory poems.
Includes index of names on final leaf.
Some copies have leaf (inserted after 7th prelim. leaf) containing poem signed: I. Gruterus.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
Penn Provenance:
Johnson, Maurice (bookplate)
Wingfield, Maurice Edward (bookplate)
Penn Chronology:
1620
Cited in:
STC (2nd ed.) 13582.
Contributor:
Passe, Willem van de, 1598-ca. 1637.
Passe, Magdalena van de, 1600-ca. 1638.
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Fund.
STC Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
6672789