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The faerie queene By Edmund Spenser. With an exact collation of the two original editions, Published by Himself at London in Quarto; the Former containing the first Three Books printed in 1590, and the Latter the Six Books in 1596. To which are now added, a new life of the author, and also a glossary. Adorn'd with thirty-two copper-plates, from the original drawings of the late W. Kent, Esq; Architect and principal Painter to his Majesty.

Title
The faerie queene [electronic resource] : By Edmund Spenser. With an exact collation of the two original editions, Published by Himself at London in Quarto; the Former containing the first Three Books printed in 1590, and the Latter the Six Books in 1596. To which are now added, a new life of the author, and also a glossary. Adorn'd with thirty-two copper-plates, from the original drawings of the late W. Kent, Esq; Architect and principal Painter to his Majesty.
Author
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599.
Publication
London : printed for J. Brindley, in New Bond-Street, and S. Wright, Clerk of his Majesty's Works, at Hampton-Court, M.DCC.LI. [1751]

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Additional Authors
  • Kent, William, 1685-1748.
  • Gale (Firm)
Description
3v.,plates; 4⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Subject
Knights and knighthood > Poetry
Note
  • Sig. Eee is present in duplicate in vol.I.
  • The 'life' is by T. Birch.
  • The 'Proposals for printing by subscription, The faerie queene' were issued on 1 July 1751.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Indexed In (note)
  • Alston
  • English Short Title Catalog
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
OCLC
  • 642577152
  • T35152
Author
Spenser, Edmund, 1552?-1599.
Title
The faerie queene [electronic resource] : By Edmund Spenser. With an exact collation of the two original editions, Published by Himself at London in Quarto; the Former containing the first Three Books printed in 1590, and the Latter the Six Books in 1596. To which are now added, a new life of the author, and also a glossary. Adorn'd with thirty-two copper-plates, from the original drawings of the late W. Kent, Esq; Architect and principal Painter to his Majesty.
Imprint
London : printed for J. Brindley, in New Bond-Street, and S. Wright, Clerk of his Majesty's Works, at Hampton-Court, M.DCC.LI. [1751]
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Indexed In:
Alston, III.93
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T35152.
Connect to:
Full text online - available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
Added Author
Kent, William, 1685-1748.
Gale (Firm)
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