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Nero Caesar, or Monarchie depraued [microform] an historical worke dedicated to the D of Buckingham L Admirall. Whereunto beside otherthings [sic], is now newly added the authors priuat account, to k Iames, concerning ye same, together with a parallel of places in Polybius & Florus. openning ye way of best profit in historie, to Mr. Endymion Porter heretofore, and now to all. By the translatour of L Florus
Bib ID 2674108
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Bolton, Edmund, 1575?-1633?
 
Description London : [Printed by Thomas Snodham and Bernard Alsop], M dCXXVII [1627] 
[24], 288, 16 p. : ill. (metal cuts) ; 
Series

Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 655:4.

Notes

The translator of Lucius Florus = Edmund Bolton. The dedication is signed: Philonactophil.

The title page is engraved and signed "Fr: Delaram sculptor". The roman numeral date is made with turned C's.

Printers' names from STC 3221; "Alsop pr[inted]. B-M, Snodham the rest".

"An historical parallel" (caption title) begins new pagination; register is continuous.

A reissue, with new preliminaries (printed by Augustine Mathewes), added quires 2P-2Q, and engraved title page altered, of the 1624 edition. Some copies have the original 1624 letterpress title page remaining.

Variant 1: title page in another state, with "work" in line 6 and lacking most of the punctuation. Variant 2: lacking the engraved medallions on p. 1, 64, et al.

Reproduction of the original in Cambridge University Library.

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 3222.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1956. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 655:4). 
Subjects Nero, Emperor of Rome, 37-68 -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Delaram, Francis, 1589 or 90-1627, engraver
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