Explicit noua lege[n]da Anglie.

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Other Authors: John, of Tynemouth, active 14th century., Capgrave, John, 1393-1464. Sanctilogium Angliae, Walliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae.
Associated Name: Worde, Wynkyn de, -1534? (Printer)
Uniform Title:Nova legenda Angliae. English.
Format: Book
Language:Latin
Published: Impressa Lo[n]donias : I[n] domo Wina[n]di de Worde: co[m]mora[n]tis ad signu[m] solis: in vico nu[n]cupato (the flete strete), 1516.
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Physical Description:[6], cccxxxiiii, [1] leaves : ill. ; 29 cm (fol.)
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General note:A translation of "Nova legenda Anglie", which is based on the "Sanctilogium Angliae, Walliae, Scotiae, et Hiberniae" attributed to John of Tynemouth.
Compiled by John Capgrave from the work of John Tynemouth. (Cf. Brit. Mus. Cat.; Cambridge, University. Library. Early Engl. printed books, no. 174)
Final Li6 blank leaf missing.
Folio cliiii (Eiiii) has been bound in front of folio cliii (Eiii)
In black letter.
Opening words of text, A2r: Sancti patres qui priscis fuere te[m]porib[us] charitatem in multis frigesce[n]tem aspicie[n]tes.
Printed in double columns.
The first leaf recto and verso and the last leaf recto bear the same woodcut.
Title and imprint from colophon.
Title from colophon (verso of leaf cccxxxiiii): Explicit (Noua lege[n]da anglie).Impressa lo[n]donias: i[n] domo Wina[n]di de Worde: co[m]mora[n]tis ad signu[m] solis: in vico nu[n]cupato (the flete strete). Anno d[omi]ni. M.CCCCC.xvi. xxvij. die Februarij. Itaq[ue] omnes hystorie hic collecte: merito dicu[n]tur noue: quia licet quedam de istis etia[m] reperiu[n]tur apud plures: no[n] tame[n] ita eme[n]date [et] correcte sicut in hoc volumen continentur.
With [18] leaves of MS. index inserted at end.
With woodcut initials.
Citation / References note:ESTC, S107172
STC (2nd ed.), 4601
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