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The Resource A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde : with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527

A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde : with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527

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A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde : with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527
Title
A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde
Title remainder
with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Citation location within source
  • 486
  • 71
  • 100
Citation source
  • Magee, D. Grabhorn Press 1940-1956
  • Magee, D. Book Club of California
  • Chalmers, J. P. Checklist of leaf books
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z232.W87
LC item number
G7
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde : with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Printed at the Grabhorn Press. Finished the xxvii day of August , the year of our Lord MCMXLVIIII, at San Francisco, California. The text has been compiled from various sources by Robert Grabhorn. Three hundred and seventy-five copies have been printed."--Colophon
  • Title in red, printed in red and black throughout. Seven devices of Wynkyn de Worde reproduced in text, one on title page. Decorative initials by Zena Kavin
  • Bound in brown, black, and white decorated boards, brown canvas back, white label printed in red and black on spine. On front cover white label printed in red with title page device repeated
  • Original leaf Clxxxxix of Worde's edition of the Golden Legend mounted on blank leaf
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
[6], 14, [4] p.
Lccn
51004937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)CSAG84-B246
  • (OCoLC)ocn370329359
Label
A short account of the life and work of Wynkyn de Worde : with a leaf from the Golden Legend, printed by him at the Sign of the Sun in Fleet Street, London, the year 1527
Publication
Note
  • "Printed at the Grabhorn Press. Finished the xxvii day of August , the year of our Lord MCMXLVIIII, at San Francisco, California. The text has been compiled from various sources by Robert Grabhorn. Three hundred and seventy-five copies have been printed."--Colophon
  • Title in red, printed in red and black throughout. Seven devices of Wynkyn de Worde reproduced in text, one on title page. Decorative initials by Zena Kavin
  • Bound in brown, black, and white decorated boards, brown canvas back, white label printed in red and black on spine. On front cover white label printed in red with title page device repeated
  • Original leaf Clxxxxix of Worde's edition of the Golden Legend mounted on blank leaf
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 cm.
Extent
[6], 14, [4] p.
Lccn
51004937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)CSAG84-B246
  • (OCoLC)ocn370329359

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