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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Painter, William, 1540?-1594.
Palace of pleasure.
London, D. Nutt, 1890
|All Authors / Contributors:||
William Painter; Matteo Bandello; Giovanni Boccaccio; Marguerite, Queen consort of Henry II King of Navarre; Joseph Jacobs; Joseph Haslewood
|Notes:||"Of this edition five hundred and fifty copies have been printed, five hundred of which are for sale."
A collection of 101 tales, from Italian, French, and classical sources, first printed in 2 volumes, 1566-67.
Based on the privately printed edition of Joseph Haslewood in 1813, with his preliminary matter, and facsimiles of the original title-pages, 1566-67, and reproductions of those of the 2d edition, 1575.
|Description:||3 v. facsims. 27 cm.|
|Responsibility:||done into English by William Painter; now again edited for the fourth time by Joseph Jacobs.|