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Eikon basilike [microform] the pourtraicture of His Sacred Maiesty in his solitudes and sufferings
Bib ID 2657004
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Gauden, John, 1605-1662
 
Description [London : printed by Thomas Warren, 1648 [i.e. 1649] 
[4], 269, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates (folded) ; 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2169:2.

Notes

First two words of title in Greek characters.

Authorship of the Eikon basilike was originally attributed to Charles I, but according to Madan (pp. 125-33) it was written by John Gauden who probably included some authentic writings of the king.

Printer's name from Madan; place of publication from Wing; date of publication in imprint given according to Lady Day dating.

Signatures: N#22 B-M#21#22 N#24 (-N4). Last leaf blank; not filmed? (cf. Madan).

This issue has misspelling in 2nd epigraph: "argere" instead of "agere".

Frontispiece plate bound between contents leaf and text, identified as Madan no. 14.

British Library copy closely trimmed and with added fronts. bust of Charles I; Harvard University copy has print fade and print show through; folded plate mutilated and bound before title.

Reproductions of the originals in the British Library and Harvard University Library.

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed., 1994) E280

Madan, F.F. New bibl. of the Eikon basilike 6

Almack 12

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms International, 1993. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 2169:02). 
Subjects Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649 -- Early works to 1800.  |  Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Early works to 1800.  |  Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1642-1649 -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Charles King of England, 1600-1649, attributed name  |  Marshall, William, active 1617-1650, designer
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Pourtraicture of His Sacred Majesty in his solitudes and sufferings

Eikon basilike

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