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Early works to 1800
|Named Person:||Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England|
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Notes:||Authorship of the Eikon basilike was originally attributed to Charles I, but according to Madan (pp. 125-33) it was written by John Gauden who probably included some authentic writings of the king
First 2 words of title in Greek characters
Frontispiece is woodcut of the King's execution with caption below: "The martyrdom of King Charles ye first"; not listed in Madan
Madan, F.F. New bibl. of the Eikon basilike
Printers names from Madan; place of publication from Wing; year of publication in imprint according to Lady Day dating
Reproduction of original at Harvard University Library
Title page differs from that of Madan no. 11 by having broken rules below title, between epigraphs, and above imprint; "solitudes" and sufferings" are printed with swash "u"s; chapter 1 heading begins with "Upon" rather than "Vpon", the "U" being swash; p. 64 includes the typo: "oppressive faces" for "oppressive fears"; G2r has catchword "Militia,"
Wing (2nd ed., 1994), E275
With contents on 3 pp. at end
|Other Titles:||Pourtraicture of His Sacred Maiestie in his solitudes and sufferings|
- Charles -- I, -- King of England, -- 1600-1649 -- Early works to 1800.
- Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642-1649 -- Early works to 1800.
- Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1642-1649 -- Early works to 1800.
- Charles -- I, -- King of England, -- 1600-1649
- Political science
- Great Britain