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Considerations touching the Great Ques- primendum solum. Anno M.D.LX. 40, tion of the Kings Right in Dispensing black letter. Title, I leaf : Dedication to with the Penal Laws. Written on the the Earl of Bedford, 2 leaves : Table and Occasion of his Late Blessed Majesties “of the use of histories,” 2 leaves : Agranting Free Toleration and Indul- ZZ 3 in fours : A-C 2 in fours, C 2 with gence. London : Printed by H. H. for

the colophon. the Assignes of R. Langhorne 1687.

The additional leaves under signatures Folio, A-H, 2 leaves each, besides title A-C 2 carry down the narrative to the and dedication.

beginning of Elizabeth. On the back of

the title is an Admonition to the Reader, LANGTON, CHRISTOPHER.

warning him against the piratical edition of An introduction into phisycke, wyth an

1559, printed by Marsh. vniuersal dyet, gathered by christofer

Coopers Chronicle Conteinyng the whole Langton. [Col.] Imprinted at London

discourse. . . . Newly enlarged and augby Edwarde Whytchurche . . . 8°, black mented, aswel in the first part with diuers letter, A-M in eights. Dedicated to Sir profitable Histories, as in the later two, Arthur Darcy.

with the whole summe of those thyngs,

that Paulus Jouius and Sleidane hath LANQUET, THOMAS, AND COOPER, written of late yeares, that is now lately THOMAS

ouerseene, and with great diligence corAn Epitome of Chronicles conteining the

rected and augmented, vnto the .vii. whole discourse of the histories as well

yeare of the reigne of our most gracious of the realme of England, as all other Queene Elizabeth, that now is. Anno countries, with the succession of their

Domini. 1565. xx. die Mens. Aprill. No kynges, the tyme of theire reigne, & what

place or printer's name, black letter. a, notable actes thei did: much profitable 6 leaves : B, 2 leaves : C-d in eights: to bee redde : namely of magistrates and e, 6 leaves : A–Zz in eights : A, 8 leaves : suche as haue auctoritie in comen weales; B, 4 leaves : no C: D, 4 leaves. gathered out of most pr[o]bable auctors, Four titlepages were printed to this fyrst, by Thomas Lanquet, from the be- fourth edition of the work, and the preginnyng of the world to the incarnation liminary leaves were also republished with

variations. In three of these issues now of Christ, and now finished and continued

before me the Admonition to the reigne of our soueraine lorde Kynge

the back of the title, but in a fourth it Edwarde the sixt by Thomas Cooper. is omitted. Changes were likewise introAnno. M.D.LXIX. [Col.] Imprinted at duced into the ending leaves, the body of London in fletestrete in the house of the volume remaining the same. Two of

the 1565 issues are dated August 1, one Thomas Berthelet cum priuilegio ad im

April 20, and the other has only the year. primendum solum. Anno M.D.XLIX. 4°,

There is little or no doubt that, as in the black letter. A, 4 leaves, with title and

case of Halle's Chronicle, copies were made dedication to Edward VI. : then A (re- up at the time. peated)—F in fours, F 4 blank : A (again An Epitome of Chronicles. Conteyninge repeated)—Dddd in fours, the last leaf the Whole discourse of the histories as having on the recto the colophon and the well of this realme of England as al other Lucretia Romana on the reverse.

coutreys, with the succession of their This edition ends with the year 1547-8. kinges, the time of their reigne, and what Coopers Chronicle Conteininge the whole notable actes they did : much profitable discourse of the histories as well of this to be redde, namelye of Magistrates, and realme, as all other countreis, with the such as haue auctoritee in commo weales, succession of their kynges, the time of gathered out of most probable auctours. their raigne, and what notable actes were Firste by Thomas Lanquet, from the bedone by them, newly enlarged and aug- ginning of the worlde to the incarnation mented, as well of the first part with of Christe, Secondely to the reigne of our diuers profitable Histories, as in the latter soueraigne lord king Edward the sixt by ende with the whole summe of those Thomas Cooper, and thirdly to the reigne thinges that Paulus Jouius and Sleidane of our soueraigne Ladye Quene Elizabeth, hath written of late yeres, that is, from by Robert Crowley. Anno. 1559. Lonthe beginnyng of kyng Henrie the eightes dini. In (Edibus Thomæ Marshe. (Col.] raigne vnto the late death of Queene Imprinted at London by William Seres Marie, by me Thomas Cooper. Londini. at the Weste ende of Poules towarde Lud1560. [Col.] Imprinted at London in gate at the signe of the Hedgehogge and Fletestrete, in the house late Thomas are there to be solde. 1559. The v. day Berthelettes. Cum priuilegio ad im- of Apryll. 4°, black letter. A, 4 leaves,


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LAUD, W., Archbishop of Canterbury.
The Voyage of Italy, Or A Compleat

A Speech delivered in the Starr-ChamJourney through Italy. In Two Parts.

ber, on Wednesday the xivth of Iune,

MDCXXXVII. At the Censvre of Iohn With the Characters of the People, and the Description of the Chief Towns,

Bastwick, Henry Burton, & William Churches, Monasteries, Tombs, Libraries,

Prinn, Concerning Pretended Innovations

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William Lawd, Then, La Bishop of St. Waterford, and Table, 4 leaves : ă-i in

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A. C. takes against it. By the sayd Lathams Falconry:... London: Printed Most Reverend Father in God, William, by Thomas Harper, for Iohn Harison, Lord Arch-Bishop of Canterbyry. Lon1633. 4o. 4 leaves : a, 4 leaves : don, Printed by Richard Badger, Printer to 1, 4 leaves : B-V 2 in fours.

the Prince His Highnes. Lathams Faulconry . . . London Printed

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Book First, title, dedication and table, The Anti-Confederacy, Or, A discovery 3 leaves : B-Ff, 2 leaves each: Book

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Leagve and Covenant. Prepared leaves each, and 0, 1 leaf.

for the Presse some weeks before ChristLAWRENCE, HENRY, M.P.

mas, but newly printed and published. Militia Spiritualis. Or A Treatise of (Quotations.] Printed in the Yeare, 1644. Angels ... Wherein is likewise Shewed :

40, A-I in fours, and 2 unsigned leaves What incredible power secret Influences,

after I 4 with an address “ to the candid

Reader." Wiles and Wayes, Methods and Moods, the Good and Bad Angels doe daily exer- The Anti-Confederacie: Or An Extract of cise ... By Henry Lawrence, Esquire, A certaine Quæres, concerning the Solemne Member of Parliament. London, Printed League and Covenant. Framed according by M. Simmons . 1652. 4°. Title, 1 to those Rules of an Oath, prescribed by leaf : Dedication “To my Most deare and God Himselfe : [Jerem. 4. 2.) ... Oxford, Most honour'd Mother, the Lady Law- Printed in the Yeare M.DC.XLIV. 4°, A-Ö rence,” 4 leaves : A-Bb in fours, the last in fours, and a leaf of D. leaf with the Errata.

A Dismal Account of the burning of our LAWSON, DEODAT, Minister of the Solemn League and National Covenant Gospel.

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The World Surveyed : Or, The Famous Second Edition ... Reprinted in London

Voyages & Travailes of Vincent le Blanc, by B. Tookey for the Author, . . . 1704.

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Age of Fourteen years, to Threescore and

Eighteen, Travelled through most parts LAWYER.

of the World. Originally written in The Just Lawyer his Conscyonable Com

French, and faithfully rendred into Engplaint. Licensed to George Purslow, 17

lish by F. B. Gent. London, Printed for April, 1631.

John Starkey, 1660. Folio. A, 2 LAYTON, ALEXANDER.

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the Court of England, as in all the Dedicated to Prince Charles.

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English from the French Original. LonMan's Offences Declared, and Ingeniously

don, Printed by J. Wilde, for H. Rhodes,

.. 1693. 12°, A-R in twelves. Acknowledged, for the Satisfaction of those who were thereby troubled. By LECTURER. Thomas Leader

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The title is under a As it is Acted at the Theatre-Royal, By

woodcut. Magdalen College Cambridge His Majesties Servants. By Nathaniel (Pepys's copy). Lee, Gent. London, Printed by T. R.

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amended. London, Printed for T. PasLucius Junius Brutus ; Father of his singer, 1684. 4°, black letter, A, Country. A Tragedy. Acted at the 2 leaves, and B-Bb in fours : part 2, Duke's Theater, by their Royal High

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fours. London, Printed for Richard Tonson, and The Destruction of Troy The Jacob sonson ... 1681. 4°, A-K in Thirteenth Edition, Corrected and much fours, and a leaf of L. Dedicated to the Amended. London, Printed for Eben. Earl of Dorset and Middlesex.

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last two blank. Without numerals, catchCopies of these dramas occasionally occur words, &c. Eton College and National with a general titlepage.

Library Paris. LEACH, BENJAMIN.

LE FIN, MONSIEUR. The Case of Mr. Benjamin Leach Brick- Sermo Mirabilis : Or The Silent Lanlayer, at the Old-Baily, The Fourteenth guage.

Wherein One may learn perday of October, 1682. Printed for A. fectly in the space of six hours to impart Green. Folio, 2 leaves.

his mind to his Friend in any Language.

By Monsieur Le Fin, once Secretary LE FEVRE, RAOUL.

to his Eminence the Cardinal of Richlieu. Le Recueil des Histoires de Troye. Com

The second Edition, with Additions posé en l'an de grace 1464. No place,

of an Account of several Ingenious New &c. [Circâ 1476, by W. Caxton.] Folio,

Books, lately published by T. Salusbury. 286 leaves, including two blanks. Br.

. . London, Printed for T. Salusbury Museum, Windsor Castle, and Althorp.

. 1693. 12°, 7 leaves, besides a fron. The recuyles or gaderīge to gyder of ye tispiece and two curious plates. hystoryes of Troye how it/ was destroyed The copy here used had no catalogue of & brent / twyse by ye puyssaunt Hercules

books. & ye thyrdě & i generall by ye grekes. LE GRAND, ANTOINE. [Col.] Thus endeth the boke of the The Divine Epicurus, Or, The Empire of recules or syege of Troye. Enprynted in Pleasure over the Vertues. Compos’d by London in Flete strete at the sygne of that most Renown'd Philosopher, Mr. A. the sonne by Wynken de Worde. The Le Grand ; And Rendred into English by


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