The Life Of Anthony à Wood (page 1/2)

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I have a two-volume set of the lives of Hearne and Wood; the woodcuts here are mostly from the first volume. which is The Life of Anthony à Wood From the Year 1632 to 1672, Written by Himself, and Published by Mr. Thomas Hearne.

This is also online at Google Books as The lives of those eminent antiquaries John Leland, Thomas Hearne, and again at here, although I think both copies are of the first volume only.

Title: The Life Of Anthony à Wood

Author: Wood, Anthony

City: Oxford

Date: 1772

Total items: 9

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

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[picture: Two Bookplates]

Two Bookplates

Two bookplates, one seeming older than the other: [more...] [$]

[picture: Thomas Hearne M.A. of Edmund Hall Oxon.]

Thomas Hearne M.A. of Edmund Hall Oxon.

Thomas Hearne M.A. of Edmund Hall Oxon.
Obit 10 Junii. 1735. Ætat. 57.
Vertue Soul [more...] [$]

[picture: Title page, New Year's Gift]

Title page, New Year’s Gift

This scan shows the title page from the 1772 edition of John Leland’s New Year’s Gift, which was printed as a fac-simile (such as technology then allowed) of the original 1549 edition of John Bale. [more...] [$]

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Title Page

Title page from volume I: [more...] [$]

[picture: Front Cover]

Front Cover

The book is bound in tooled leather, with marbled edges to the paper. The binding is the same on both volumes. [$]


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I have a two-volume set of the lives of Hearne and Wood; the woodcuts here are mostly from the first volume. which is The Life of Anthony à Wood From the Year 1632 to 1672, Written by Himself, and Published by Mr. Thomas Hearne.

This is also online at Google Books as The lives of those eminent antiquaries John Leland, Thomas Hearne, and again at here, although I think both copies are of the first volume only.


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