The imperiall historie: or The liues of the emperours, from Iulius Cæsar, the first founder of the Roman monarchy, vnto this present yeere containing their liues and actions, with the rising and declining of that empire; the originall, and successe, of all those barbarous nations that haue inuaded it, and ruined it by peece-meele: with an ample relation of all the memorable accidents that haue happened during these last combustions. First written in Spanish by Pedro Mexia: and since continued by some others, to the death of Maximilian the Second; translated into English by W.T.: and now corrected, amplified and continued to these times by Edvvard Grimeston Sergeant at Armes. Historia imperial y cesárea. English

Title

The imperiall historie: or The liues of the emperours, from Iulius Cæsar, the first founder of the Roman monarchy, vnto this present yeere containing their liues and actions, with the rising and declining of that empire; the originall, and successe, of all those barbarous nations that haue inuaded it, and ruined it by peece-meele: with an ample relation of all the memorable accidents that haue happened during these last combustions. First written in Spanish by Pedro Mexia: and since continued by some others, to the death of Maximilian the Second; translated into English by W.T.: and now corrected, amplified and continued to these times by Edvvard Grimeston Sergeant at Armes. Historia imperial y cesárea. English

Author

Mexía, Pedro, 1496?-1552?

Traheron, W.

Grimeston, Edward.

Date

1623

Place of Publication

London

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An expanded translation, by W. Traheron, of: Historia imperial y cesárea. Printer's name from STC. With an additional title page, engraved: The imperiall history. The first leaf is blank. Includes index. Reproduction of the original in the Detroit Public Library, Detroit, Michigan.

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Identifiers
  • OTA: A07466
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A07466
  • DLPS: A07466
  • STC: STC 17852
  • STC: ESTC S114709
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99849932
  • PROQUEST: 99849932
  • VID: 15106