The magazine of honour, or, A treatise of the severall degrees of the nobility of this kingdome, with their rights and priviledges : also of knights, esquires, gentlemen, and yeomen, and matters incident to them, according to the lawes and customes of England / collected by Master Bird ; but perused and enlarged by ... Sir Iohn Doderidge ...

Bird, William, active 17th century.
[London] : Printed for William Sheares, and are to be sold at his shop in Bedford-Street in Coven-garden neere the New Exchange, ath the signe of the Bible, 1642.
[4], 56, 65-114, 139-170, 105-158, [2] p. : geneal. tables ; 17 cm (8vo)

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Standardized Title:
Magazine of honour
Other Title:
Treatise of the severall degrees of the nobility of this kingdome, with their rights and priviledges
Treatise concerning the nobility, according to the laws of England
Treatise of the nobility
9492 d.fa e-ld suof (3) 1642 (A)
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Genealogy -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
"An expanded version of: Bird, William. A treatise of the nobilitie of the realme."--ESTC.
Signatures: A² B-D⁸ E⁴ F-G⁸ H⁸(±H1) i*1 I-N⁸ O⁴ (leaf O4 blank).
Leaf A2 signed A3.
"Leaf H1 is a cancel, first word of first line: such; cancelland’s first word: Moreover."--ESTC.
Text is continuous despite pagination.
Woodcut initial and head-piece; type ornament head-pieces.
Printed marginalia.
Local notes:
Frost Collection copy: leaf H1 is the cancelland, with first word: Moreover.
Frost Collection copy has a few ms. notes and marks in pencil in text; partially illegible early ms. bibliographical note on blank leaf preceding title leaf.
Frost Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2010 by Robert Frost.
Frost Collection copy has partially illegible early autograph ("J[...] Purser[?]") on title leaf; autograph of Nicholas Harris Nicolas above another illegible autograph on verso of blank leaf following front free endpaper.
Penn Provenance:
Frost, Robert (donor) (Frost Collection copy)
Nicolas, Nicholas Harris, Sir, 1799-1848 (autograph) (Frost Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
Cited in:
ESTC R6100
Wing B2955
Doddridge, John, Sir, 1555-1628.
Robert Frost Collection (University of Pennsylvania)