London: Printed by E[lizabeth]. P[urslowe]. for Henry Seyle, 1633. Quarto, , 23-82, 298, pages.; VG; bound in late 19th century full polished red calf by Ramage, London, with his mark, paneled spine with gilt titling and stamping, gilt borders to boards; all edges gilt; gilt turn-ins, marbled paper endpapers; bookplate to ffep; lacking initial and terminal blanks;
Quires a-c were suppressed, and cancelled by quire pi.; Signatures: pi2, d-k4, l2, D-2Q4, 2R⁶, lacking pi1 and 2R6;
TP consignment; shelved case 0.
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ESTC: S120837, STC (2nd ed.): 12361, Pforzheimer: 437;
Comprises A Treatie of Humane Learning, An Inquisition upon Fame and Honour, A Treatie of Warres, The Tragedie of Alaham, The Tragedie of Mustapha, Caelica, containing CIX, Sonnets., A Letter to an Honorable Lady, &c. and A Letter of Travell.;
In all known copies of this work the pagination begins with p. 23, signature d, quires a-c cancelled. It is generally believed that the book originally began with "A Treatie on Religion," before it was suppressed.;