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|Genre/Form:||Typefaces (Type evidence)|
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Sharpham, Edward, 1576-1608.
Cupids whirligig (1607).
Waltham Saint Lawrence, Berkshire : Golden Cockerel Press, 1926
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Edward Sharpham; Allardyce Nicoll; F Young; A H Gibbs; A C Cooper; Giovanni Boccaccio; Golden Cockerel Press,
|Notes:||Based in part on Boccaccio's Decameron (vii. 6).
With reproduction of original t.p.: Cvpids whirligig : as it hath bene sundry times acted by the children of the Kings Majesties reuels. London : Imprinted by E. Allde ..., 1607.
Dedication signed, "E.S.", but has often been wrongly assigned or listed as anonymous.
"This book was printed at the Golden Cockerel Press, Waltham Saint Lawrence, in Berkshire, and completed on the 13th day of March, 1926. Compositors: F. Young & A.H. Gibbs. Pressman: A.C. Cooper. The edition is limited to 550 copies ..."--Colophon.
Letterpress printed; Caslon Old Face type.
"The edition is limited to 550 copies, of which this is No. 301"--Colophon.
|Description:||ix, 94 pages ; 21 cm.|
|Series Title:||Berkshire series, 1.|
|Responsibility:||by Edward Sharpham ; edited from the first quarto of 1607, with an introduction & textual notes, by Allardyce Nicoll.|