London, South Kensington
5 June 2007
BROOK, Sir Robert (d.1558). 1576. La graunde abridgement. London: Robert Tottell, 12 October 1576. 2 parts in one volume, 4° (233 x 155mm). Titles within a woodcut border (title repaired at top fore-corner with slight loss of border, tear at foot of title, mostly rather browned). Early 18th-century calf (rebacked, corners worn, tear at head of spine). Provenance: Price, 4s, in a near contemporary hand in a cartouche on title, G.W. Prothero (bookplate). STC 3828.
FITZHERBERT, Sir Anthony. Loffice & aucthority de iustices de peace ... Et ore le quart fois inlarge & corrigee, enlarged by Richard Crompton. Ibid., . Woodcut initials (some light discolouration, top fore-corners at the end lightly waterstained). Early 19th-century parchment boards (a little soiled, spine darkened). Provenance: Thomas Prise (early 17th-century signature and motto on title). STC 10981. (2)
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