The works of Sr William D'avenant Kt :
consisting of those which were formerly printed, and those which he design'd for the press: now published out of the authors originall copies.
|Main Creator:||D'Avenant, William, Sir, 1606-1668.|
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London : printed by T[homas]. N[ewcomb]. for Henry Herringman, at the signe of the Blew Anchor in the lower walk of the New Exchange, 1673.
Printer's name from Wing CD.
Frontis. portrait (plate) of the author signed: Io. Greenhill pinx. W. Faithorne sculp.
"Gondibert", "Madagascar", "Poems", and "Siege of Rhodes" each have special title pages dated 1672; new pagings begin with the "Siege of Rhodes" and "News from Plimouth".
Dedication signed by D'Avenant's widow, Mary D'Avenant; "Notice to the reader" signed: Henry Herringman.
Includes: "The answer of Mr. Hobbes to Sr. William D'Avenant's preface before Gondibert" and Thomas Carew's "Coelum Britannicum".
Physical description: , 402, , 68, 71-486, 111,  p.,  leaf of plates : port ; 2⁰.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D320
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