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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Hearne, Thomas, 1678-1735.
History and antiquities of Glastonbury.
Oxford, Printed at the Theater, 1722
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Hearne; Charles Eyston; Richard Rawlinson; Walter Sherington; Robert Plot; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
|Notes:||"The history and antiquities of Glastonbury" (with special t.p.: A little monument to the once famous abbey and borough of Glastonbury ... Collected out of some of our best antiquaries and historians, and finish't April the 28th. 1716: p. -, 1-160) was written by Charles Eyston. cf. Dict. nat. biog.; Warner, Richard, Hist. of the abbey of Glaston, 1826. pref.; and Gt. Brit. Historical ms. commission, 3d rept., p. 260. It has been erroneously attributed to Richard Rawlinson. cf. Brit. mus. Cat.
"The endowment and orders of Sherington's chantry" (p. -223) has half-title and text in Latin.
|Description:||xciii, , 349 pages frontispiece, illustrations, 3 folded plates, facsimile 20 cm|
|Responsibility:||by the publisher Thomas Hearne, M.A.|