The Falles of vnfortunate princes being a true chronicle historie of the vntimely death of such vnfortunate princes and men of note as haue happened since the first entrance of Brute into this iland vntill this our latter age : whereunto is added the famous life and death of Queene Elizabeth, with a declaration of all the warres, battels and sea-fights, wherein at large is described the battell of 88 with the particular seruice of all such ships and men of note in that action.

Title

The Falles of vnfortunate princes being a true chronicle historie of the vntimely death of such vnfortunate princes and men of note as haue happened since the first entrance of Brute into this iland vntill this our latter age : whereunto is added the famous life and death of Queene Elizabeth, with a declaration of all the warres, battels and sea-fights, wherein at large is described the battell of 88 with the particular seruice of all such ships and men of note in that action.

Author

Higgins, John, fl. 1570-1602.

Date

1619

Place of Publication

London

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Editorial Practice

In verse. Also published with title: "The first parte of the mirour for magistrates"--Cf. STC (2nd ed.). "The variable fortune and vnhappie falles of such princes as hath happened since the Conquest" has special t.p., with imprint: At London : Imprinted by Felix Kingston, 1609. Attributed to John Higgins by STC (2nd ed.). Errors in paging: p. 122 and 512 misnumbered 128 and 412 respectively. Imperfect: lacking all after p. 547; stained and torn, with slightloss of print. Reproduction of original in the Bodleian Library.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A03327
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A03327
  • DLPS: A03327
  • STC: STC 13447
  • STC: ESTC S4704
  • EEBO-CITATION: 23751970
  • OCLC: ocm 23751970
  • VID: 26866