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¶ Thucydides — Hystory . . . of the warre (1550)

November 26, 2014

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Thucydides. The hystory writtone by Thucidides the Athenyan of the warre, whiche was betwene the Peloponesians and the Athenyans. Trans. Thomas Nicolls. [London?]: printed by William Tylle, 1550.

Provenance: Morris (purchased for (purchased for £3 [or 5?] 10s.). — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1169 (sold to Bain for £11). — Unlocated.

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 53b (£1). — ESTC (S117701). — MS catalogue (1), fol. 8v.

Digital version: EEBO.


Sotheby 1898:

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¶ Hall — Union of two famelies (1550)

June 2, 2014

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Hall, Edward. The union of the two noble and illustre famelies of Lancastre [and] Yorke, beyng long in continuall discension for the croune of this noble realme. London: Richard Grafton [and Steven Mierdman], 1550.

With bibliographical note by Cockerell (laid in). Note in MS catalogue (2): “Preliminary matter lacking but suppied in very neat MS.”

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 578 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £1). — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 3047/D).

References: Ellis valuation, fol. 50b (£1). — ESTC (S120059). — MS catalogue (2), no. 87 (with 3 X’s next to it).

Digital version: EEBO.


Sotheby 1898:

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