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FISHER, John (1459-1535), Saint and Cardinal. This treatyse concernynge the fruytfull saynges of Davyd the kynge & prophete in the seuen penytencyall psalmes. Deuyded in seuen sermons ... was made and compyled by ... Johan Fyssher ... bysshop of Rochester at the exortacion and sterynge of the moost excellent pryncesse Margarete countesse of Rychemount and Derby .... London: Wynkyn de Worde, 13 June 1525.

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FISHER, John (1459-1535), Saint and Cardinal. This treatyse concernynge the fruytfull saynges of Davyd the kynge & prophete in the seuen penytencyall psalmes. Deuyded in seuen sermons ... was made and compyled by ... Johan Fyssher ... bysshop of Rochester at the exortacion and sterynge of the moost excellent pryncesse Margarete countesse of Rychemount and Derby .... London: Wynkyn de Worde, 13 June 1525. Small 4° (192 x 130mm). Collation: a-z8.4 &6. Royal arms on title, full-page printer's device on verso of last leaf [not in McKerrow], small woodcut of David and Bathsheba on a2 [Hodnett 632]. (Inserted title from a copy of the 1509 edition [STC 10903]; one very small wormhole.) 19th-century calf over wooden boards, edges gilt. Provenance: a few 16th- and 17th-century marginalia in ink; Cardiff Castle bookplate. Sixth edition, first published in 1508. STC 10906 (records 7 copies, including the present, of which 5 are imperfect)
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