Remaines, Concerning Britaine: But especially England, and the Inhabitants thereof.
Place Published: London
Publisher: John Legatt
Date Published: 1614
Description: Engraved title page with early name and date in ink. 8vo, modern red leather backed gray cloth. London: John Legatt, 1614. Very good (+).
Comments: A clean, sturdy copy of this antiquarian miscellany, first published in 1605, and one of the earliest attempts systematically to study Britain's past, including facts & anecdotes about names, clothing, money, artillery & language. Some old writing on title page, which also contains a woodcut device of Alma Mater Cantabrigia. STC 4522.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 138912