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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Francis Bacon; William Rawley; Thomas Cecil; John Haviland; Augustine Matthewes; W Lee
|Notes:||Haviland's name from STC; "Mathewes pr[inted] New Atlantis."
With an additional title page, engraved, signed "Tho: Cecill sculp:", and dated 1629.
Issued with "Nevv Atlantis," with divisional title on a1, and separate pagination.
"To the reader," at front of both titles, in both places signed: W. Rawley.
Woodcut printer's device of John Haviland on t.p. of heart aflame within a wreath (McKerrow 392); on t.p. of "New Atlantis": motto "Tempore patet occulta veritas" in a circular band around woodcut depiction of Time bringing forth Truth from a cave to light, "this appended work perhaps printed by Mathewes," known to use this device (McKerrow 312).
Titles and text within line borders; headpieces; initials; side notes.
Signatures: pi² ²pi² A-Y⁶ Z⁴ a-e⁴ f⁶.
|Description:||, 258, , 44 p. : port. ; 28 cm. (fol.)|
|Other Titles:||Nevv Atlantis.
|Responsibility:||vvritten by the Right Honourable Francis Lo. Verulam Viscount St. Alban ; published after the authors death, by VVilliam Rawley Doctor of Diuinity, late his Lordships chaplaine.|