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WEEVER, John (1576--1632)
[Ancient funerall monuments. 1767]
Antient funeral monuments, of Great-Britain, Ireland, and the islands adjacent. With the dissolved monasteries therein contained; ... Intermixed and illustrated with variety of historical observations, annotations, and brief notes; ... Whereunto is prefixed, a discourse on funeral monuments, ... By John Weever.
London: printed by W. Tooke, for the editor; and sold by J. Wilkie, 1767.
[10], clx, clix--clxxvii, [1], 608 p., engr. port., [5] pl., [1] fold. letterpress table : illus. ; 25.5 cm. (4°)

Originally published in 1631 as Ancient funerall monuments within the united monarchie of Great Britaine, Ireland, and the islands adjacent. No more published; the work covers only the dioceses of Canterbury, London and Norwich. BAL, Early printed books, no. 3602; ESTC t28052.

Copy Notes Boone's cipher afx on rear pastedown.

Binding C18th mottled calf, gilt-tooled spine alternating chevron and small floral motifs, red morocco spine-label.

Reference Number 4293


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