The history of the vvorthies of England

endeavoured by Thomas Fuller, D.D

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Fuller, Thomas, 1608-1661.
Other Authors: Fuller, John, 1640 or 1641-, Loggan, David, 1635-1700?
Associated Names: Godbid, William (Printer), Grismond, John (Printer), Leybourn, William, 1626-1716 (Printer)
Format: Book
Published: London : Printed by J[ohn]. G[rismond]., W[illiam]. L[eybourne]. and W[illiam]. G[odbid], MDCLXII. [1662]
Physical Description:[8], 30, 33-70, 73-144, 149-300, 317-368, 16, 13-100, 105-144, 149-258, 257 [i.e. 261]-354, 232, [4], 60 p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 34 cm (fol.)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
Bibliographical reference number:
General note:"Hant-shire" begins new pagination on 2A1r; "Shrop-shire" begins new pagination on 4A1r (mis-signed 3A).
"The principality of Wales" has divisional title page on 5A1r and begins separate pagination on 5B1r.
A 12-page index, first prepared in the 18th century, is frequently found bound at the end of this work. Cf. Pforzheimer, who says that there are two different editions of the index, the later and more accurate of which may not have been published until ca. 1825. Presence of this index not reflected in pagination statement.
A reissue, with cancel title page, of the edition lacking "for Thomas Williams" in imprint (Wing F2440).
Editor's dedication and preface signed: John Fuller.
Printers' names from Wing CD (ESTC)
Some mispagination: (1st count) pp. 100, 101, 163, 189-192, 271 and 274 misnumbered 101, 100, 159, 289-292, 274 and 271, (2nd count) pp. 184, 185, 215, 248 and 249 misnumbered 172, 179, 213, 238 and 243, (3rd count) pp. 89 and 195 misnumbered 91 and 295, (4th count) pp. 30 and 31 misnumbered 20 and 29; and gaps: there seem to be pages missing between p. 144 and 149 (2nd count) as the catchword does not match.
Text is continuous despite pagination apart from the gap between pp. 144 and 149 (2nd count)
The first leaf is blank.
With an engraved frontispiece portrait of the author (plate), signed: D. Loggan sculp.
Citation / References note:ESTC, R37357
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) F2440
Immediate source of acquisition note:
Bequest; Daniel Pettiward; 1833.
Other copy-specific details note:
Copy note: includes the index.
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