The palace of pleasure; Elizabethan versions of Italian and French novels from Boccaccio, Bandello, Cinthio, Straparola, Queen Margaret of Navarre, and others: done into English by William Painter: now again edited for the fourth time by Joseph Jacobs ...
|Main Author:||Painter, William, 1540?-1594.|
|Other Authors:||Haslewood, Joseph, 1769-1833., Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916., Marguerite, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of Navarre, 1492-1549., Boccaccio, Giovanni, 1313-1375, Bandello, Matteo, 1485-1561.|
London, D. Nutt, 1890.
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"Bibliographical notices": v.1, p.[xlv]-lii.
"Documents relating to Painter": v.1, p.[liii]-lxii.
Based on the privately printed edition of Joseph Haslewood in 1813, withhis preliminary matter, and facsimiles of the original title-pages, 1566-67, and reproductions of those of the 2d edition, 1575.
A collection of 101 tales, from Italian, French, and classical sources first printed in 2 vols., 1566-67.
"Of this edition five hundred and fifty copies have been printed, five hundred of which are for sale."
3 v. facsims,
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