The life, and raigne of King Edward the Sixt Written by Sr. Iohn Hayward Kt. Dr. of Lawe.


The life, and raigne of King Edward the Sixt Written by Sr. Iohn Hayward Kt. Dr. of Lawe.


Hayward, John, Sir, 1564?-1627.

Vaughan, Robert, engraver.



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The title page is engraved and signed: Ro: Vaughan fecit. Date of publication from colophon. "Lichfield app[arently]. pr[inted]. A-X; Eliot's Court Press the prelims. and possibly Y-Z and cancels"--STC. L3, M3, N3, and Q4 are cancels, printed in slightly smaller types. Variant 1: these leaves are cancellanda. Running title reads: The life and raigne of K. Edward the sixth. Variant 2: with added letterpress title page, undated. Copies of variant 2 otherwise lacking preliminaries may represent a reissue by Partridge [1638?] to be issued with STC 12997a (STC addendum). Identified as and bound following 12997a.5 on UMI microfilm set "Early English books, 1475-1640", reel 1989. Reproduction of original in the Harvard University Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Identified by ESTC as STC (2nd ed.) 12998.


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  • OTA: A02858
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  • DLPS: A02858
  • STC: STC 12998
  • STC: STC 12997a.5
  • STC: ESTC S122951
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99900299
  • PROQUEST: 99900299
  • VID: 177643