THE KALENDER OF SHEPHERDES: The Edition of Paris 1593 in Photographic Facsimile; a Faithful Reprint of R. Pynson's Edition of London 1506. Edited with a Critical Introduction and Glossary by H. Oskar Sommer, PhD.
Place Published: London
Publisher: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co.
Date Published: 1892
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 21818
(3 volumes in 1) 110; , 181 pp.; illustrated. Recently rebound in half linen and pale blue boards (in imitation of original binding).
The first volume explores the various editions of the work, beginning with the French original - "Le Compost et Kalendrier des Bergiers" Paris 1493. The second volume, contains a facsimile of the Paris edition of 1593 printed in blackletter type, in English, profusely illustrated from wood engravings. The third volume is a typeset reprint of Pyson's London edition of 1506. Edition limited to 300 copies, this #4. Inscribed and signed by the editor on the half title page.