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The description of Leicester shire· : containing matters of antiquitye, historye, armorye, and genealogy. Written by William Burton Esqu:

Author/Creator:
Burton, William, 1575-1645.
Publication:
London : Printed [by William Jaggard] for Iohn White at the holy lambe in litle Brittaine neare vnto Aldersgate Street, [1622]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([10], 320, [12] pages, [2] plates, one folded) : illustrations, map, portrait.
Series:
Early English books online
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Other Title:
Description of Leicestershire
Lecestriæ comitatus. Siue Leicestershyre: pars olim Coritanorum.
Lecestriæ comitatus. Sive Leicestershyre: pars olim Coritanorum.
Subjects:
Heraldry -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Local subjects:
Leicestershire (England) -- Early works to 1800. (search)
Leicestershire (England) -- Genealogy -- Early works to 1800. (search)
Notes:
Printer's name from STC; "To the reader" dated 30 Oct. 1622.
The title page is engraved and signed: Francisco De Laram sculp:.
The map has legend "Lecestriæ comitatus. Siue Leicestershyre: pars olim Coritanorum.". It is signed "Christophorum Saxton descrip: William Kip sculp:".
With four final leaves containing lists of names, and an index.
2O1 is a cancel, with recto catchword "gaue". Variant: 2O1 is cancellandum, recto catchword "liberty".
Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 634:2) s1999 miun s
Cited in:
STC (2nd edition) 4179.
Contributor:
Delaram, Francis, 1589 or 1590-1627, engraver.
Kip, William, engraver.
Saxton, Christopher, 1542?- cartographer.
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