La Graunde abridgement /
collecte & escrie per le Iudge tresreuerend Syr Robert Brooke, Chiualier ...
|Main Creator:||Brooke, Robert, Sir, d. 1558.|
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[London] : In aedibus Richardi Tottell, duodecimo die Octobris, 1576. Cum priuilegio.
NLI copy much injured and lacking many pages.
[Colophon: Imprinted at London in Fletestrete, within Temple barre, at the signe of the hande and starre by Richarde Tottyl. the XII of October. Anno domini. 1576.]--OCLC record.
Title within architectural borders, with quotation at base: Ne moy Reproues sauns cause, car mon entent est de bon amoure. and Tottell's initials (R. T.) at foot of base.
At head of title: 1576.
"This is an abstract of the Year-books down to the writer's own time, and is principally based on the work by Fitzherbert bearing the same title ... contains also some valuable original matter ... A selection from the 'Abridgement', comprising the more recent cases which Broke had added to Fitzherbert's collections, was published in 1578, under the title of 'Ascuns novell Cases de les Ans et Temps le Roy Henry VIII, Edward VI, et la Roygne Mary...'."--Dict. nat. biog.
Physical description: 89-326 p. ; 25 cm. (4to)
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