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CRULL, Jodocus (d. 1713?)
The antiquities of St. Peter's, or, the Abbey-Church of Westminster: containing all the inscriptions and epitaphs upon the tombs and grave-stones; ... In two volumes. Adorned with draughts of the tombs, curiously engraven. The third edition.
London: printed for E. Bell, J. Darby, A. Bettesworth, E. Curll, R. Gosling, J. Pemberton, F. Fayram, J. Hooke, C. Rivington, F. Clay, J. Batley, E. Symon, 1722.
2 vols ; 19.5 cm. (8º)
I: viii, iii-xvi, 256, [8] p., fold. engr. frontis., [32] pl. (1 fold.).
II: viii, 201, [7], 32, [4] p., [26] pl. (1 fold.).

Anonymous. First published in 1711. The 'second edition' of 1715 was in fact a reissue of the sheets of the 1711 edition with those of the Supplement to the antiquities of St. Peter's [&c.] issued in 1713. The author is identified by Halkett and Laing as Jodocus Crull. The dedication of vol. I to the Earl of Orrery is signed H. S.; the dedication of vol. II to Sir Richard Steele is signed J. R. The appendix in vol. II has its own pagination and register. ESTC t91380; BAL Early printed books, no. 758.

Copy Notes Volume I inscribed in ink on front free-endpaper S: Crawley. Volume two Bound following volume II of this copy is A catalogue of books ... sold by E. Curll, [1720?] (q.v.).

Binding C18th Cambridge style calf, gilt-tooled spines, morocco spine-labels.

Reference Number 3255


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