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Fine Art Sale Lot 661


[SPENSER (EDMUND) COLLECTED WORK.] THE SHEPHEARDS CALENDAR CONTAINING TWELVE AEGLOGUES PROPORTIONABLE TO THE TWELVE MONETHS folio, woodcuts including twelve pictorial, early handwritten annotation to the foot of p27 "Here is a stanza wanting; which out of the first edition in quarto and the latin translation by Mr Bathhurst is thus supplyed;...", H [umphrey] L[lownes] for Mathew Lownes, 1611 bound with the following - Prosopopoia for Mother Hubberds Tale, 1613, Colin Clouts Come Home Againe, The Mournings Muse of Thestylis A Pastorall Aeglogue upon the Death of Sir Philip Sidney, An Elegie for Friends Passion for his Astrophell, Prothalamion or A SPousall Verse, 1611, Amoretti and Epithalamion 1611, Epithalomion 1611, Foure Hymnes, 1611, Daphnaida An Elegie Upon the Death of the Noble and Vertuous Douglas Howard...,1611, Complaints Containing Sundry Small Poemes of the Worlds Vanitie, 1611, The Teares of the Muses, 1611, Virgil's Gnat, The Ruines of Rome by Bellay, Maviopotmos for the Fate of the Butterfly, 1611, Visions of the World's Vanitie, A Letter of the Authors, A Vision upon this Conceit of the Faery Queene [and sonnets to the Earl of Cumberland, et al], later ruled calf fine tooled in blind and gilt

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