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The vision of Pierce Plowman / nowe the seconde tyme imprinted ... Imprinted at London by Roberte Crowley, dwellyng in Elye rentes in Holburne. The yere of our Lord, 1550

The vision of Pierce Plowman / nowe the seconde tyme imprinted ... Imprinted at London by Roberte Crowley, dwellyng in Elye rentes in Holburne. The yere of our Lord, 1550

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Piers Plowman
Creator: Langland, William, 1330?-1400? Crowley, Robert, 1518?-1588
Date: The yere of, our Lord, M.D.L. Cum priuilegio ad imprimendum, solum.
Publisher: by Roberte, Crowley, dwellyng in Elye rentes, in Holburne,
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Many errors in numbering of leaves.
Gothic type; initials.
A composite copy, with some sheets of Crowley's 3d edition of 1550; sheet I (presumably of the 2d edition) is an intermediate printing between Yale's copies of 1st and 3d editions.
Signatures: *4, [?]4, A-Z4, Aa-FF4, Gg2)G1-2[last blank]wanting).
Authorship is much disputed; for recent discussion --cf. J.E. Wells, Manual writings in Middle English ... 1050-1400 ... 1916.
Bookplate: John Camp Williams.
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8 p.l., cxvii numb. l. ; 20 x 14 cm.
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Object ID: 10604668
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