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A myrrour for magistrates [microform] : wherein may be seene by examples passed in this realme, with howe greuous plagues, vyces are punished in great princes and magistrates, and how frayle and vnstable worldly prosperity is founde, where fortune seemeth moste highly to fauour.

Standardized Title:
Mirrour for magistrates. Part 3.
Edition:
Newly corrected and augmented. Anno 1571.
Publication:
Imprinted at London : By Thomas Marshe dwellynge in Fleetstreete, neare vnto S. Du[n]stanes Churche, [1571]
Series:
Early English Books, 1475-1640 ; 170:5.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[6], 128, 139-168 leaves
Subjects:
Political ethics -- Early works to 1800.
Local subjects:
Great Britain -- History -- Poetry.
Notes:
By William Baldwin and others.
In verse.
A continuation of John Lydgate's "The fall of princes", which is a translation of Giovanni Boccaccio's "De casibus illustrium virorum".
The first two parts of "A mirror for magistrates" were written by John Higgins and Thomas Blenerhasset respectively; this third part was in fact written before the others.
Leaves 139 and 140 misfoliated 140 and 141; numerous other errors in foliation.
The outer leaf of gathering D is in two settings: leaf D1r has in running title (1) "Folio. 19." or (2) "Fol. 19".
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1943.. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English Books, 1475-1640; 170:05). s1943 miun a
Cited in:
STC (2nd ed) 1249.
Case, A.E. Poetical miscellanies. 4(d).
Contributor:
Baldwin, William, ca. 1518-1563?
Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375.
OCLC:
55190573
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