London, South Kensington
6 June 2006
HOOPER, John (d.1555). An Ouersight, and Deliberacion vpon the Holy Prophete Jonas. London: John Day and Wiulliam Seres, . 8°. Black letter, title within woodcut historiated border, a few woodcut historiated initials, with the final colophon leaf (bottom half of title missing, fore-margin of the next 3 leaves slightly defective with very light loss of text, wormhole in blank inner margins in the middle of the book, a little waterstaining). Old (?contemporary) green velvet over pasteboard (spine missing, worn and broken). Provenance: William Kemp (contemporary signature on E1r) - John Blackwell (late 16th/early 17th-century signatures and marginalia scattered throughout the volume). STC 13764 (locating only 6 copies).
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