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Bod-Inc: G-341

Guy of Warwick [English]


Analysis of Content

The Romance of Guy of Warwick, ed. Julius Zupitza, Early English Text Society. Extra Series, 25-6 (London, 1875-6), pp. vi, 209-11; see Velma Bourgeois Richmond, The Legend of Guy of Warwick (New York and London, 1996).


Imprint: [Westminster: Wynkyn de Worde, c.1497]. 4°.

Remarks: As dated by STC, based on the type; formerly dated [c.1500] by Duff.


Collation: Not known.

Types: Type: 92 G; see Early English Printing, with introduction by E. Gordon Duff (London, 1896), p. XI.

Leaves: Only known from this single leaf.

Line number: 30 lines.

Type area: Type area: 139 × 86 mm. (recto).


ISTC: ig00735500

Proctor: Pr 9730;

Others: Duff 171; Sheppard 7471; STC 12541.

LCN: 14512061


Copy number: G-341(1)

One leaf of proof only, containing on the recto lines 7293-322, on the verso 7353-82.

Binding: Half purple morocco over pasteboards; bound for the Bodleian Library.

Size of leaf: 186 × 113 mm.

Note in English in a sixteenth-century hand.

Provenance: ‘Harry Wollofull' in a sixteenth-century hand. Francis Douce (1757-1834). Bequeathed in 1834.

SHELFMARK: Douce Fragm. e.14.

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