Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. lxix, 298 pp;, 9 full-page illustrations; quarto, blue cloth with gilt titles, top edge gilt. Spine slightly faded, else fine and mostly unopened. Item #22058
The first detailed study of this popular late 16th century literary miscellany which saw 10 editions published between 1576-1606. Only 9 of these survive and the illustrations here include reproductions of the title pages of all of them.