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The history of the most renowned Don Quixote of Mancha, and his trusty squire, Sancho Pancha / Now made English according to the humor of our modern language, and adorned with several copper plates, by J.P.

Author/Creator:
Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616.
Standardized Title:
Don Quixote. English
Other Title:
Life and atchievements of the renowned Don Quixote
Publication:
London : Printed by Thomas Hodgkin, and sold by William Whitwood ..., MDCLXXXVII [1687]
Format/Description:
Book
[20], 616, [4] p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 33 cm. (fol.)
Fingerprint:
ifur 7.n- hein sthi (3) 1687 (R)
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
"J.P." is John Phillips. (Dedicatory epistle signed: J. Philips.) Cf. ESTC.
Signatures: pi² [superscript pi]A⁴(±A1?) A2.A3 c² B-4I⁴ 4K² (leaf [superscript pi]A1 unsigned).
ESTC gives signatures of preliminaries as follows: pi² [superscript pi]A⁴(-A4) A⁴(-A1.A4 +A1,A4.A5)
Full-page engraved illustrations on leaves pi1v, S3v, and 2P2v; engraved plates.
Woodcut factotum and initial.
Typographical ornaments on title leaf.
Title within border of double rules.
Errata on leaf 4K2r.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Julia B. Leisenring Book Fund.
Penn Libraries copy has early ms. inscription ("Botley Grange") at head of title leaf; early ms. correction to text on leaf [superscript pi]A1v.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Penn Libraries copy has armorial bookplate of Walter Burgh Gair (1854-1951), with ms. note ("From 'The Glen' Library.") affixed to front pastedown.
Penn Libraries copy bound in full early leather; 5 raised bands on spine; gold-ruled spine panels; gold-stamped black leather spine label ("DON QUIXOTE"); gold-tooled cover edges; colored endpapers.
Penn Libraries copy: tail outer corner of leaf M4 torn off and replaced with a blank leaf; tear in tail margin of leaf Y1.
Penn Provenance:
Gair, Walter Burgh (bookplate)
Penn Chronology:
1687
Cited in:
ESTC R8126
Wing (2nd ed.) C1774
Contributor:
Phillips, John, 1631-1706.
Hodgkin, Thomas, active 1662-1720, printer.
Whitwood, William, bookseller.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
Julia B. Leisenring Book Fund.
OCLC:
5656814
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