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The huge and encyclopaedic Anatomy of Melancholy was produced by the English clergyman Robert Burton (1577–1640). It exp...
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This beautifully illustrated treatise on dance was produced by the Italian dance-master Cesare Negri (c. 1536–1604), als...
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Robert Hooke (1635–1703) was not only a scientist, he was a mapmaking pioneer, architect, astronomer, biologist and inge...
This is the first English edition of the celebrated Essayes by Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592). The collection was first...
The First Folio is the first collected edition of William Shakespeare's plays, collated and published in 1623, seven yea...
Book, Folio, Illustration, Engraving, Image
On 15 March 1604, King James I made his royal entry into London, with an extravagant pageant of street theatre and mu...
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This hand-coloured copy of The Mariners Mirrour (1588) is an English version of the world’s first sea-atlas. It contains...
Manuscript, Folio Created date: 1599
This is a presentation manuscript of William Scott’s (c. 1570–1612) The Modell of Poesye, which includes authorial notes...