PAYNELL, Thomas (1528-68), chaplain to Henry VIII. The pithy and moost notable sayinges of al Scripture, gathered after the manner of common places, very necessary for al those that delite in the consolacions of the Scriptures. London: Thomas Gaultier, at the costes of Robert Toye, 1550. Small 8° (138 x 82mm). Collation: A2 B-Z8 aa8. Woodcut title-border [McKerrow & Ferguson 56]. (Lacks first blank; inner margin of title repaired; wormhole in first two leaves affecting border and 2 letters repaired.) 19th-century morocco gilt by Riviere, edges gilt. Provenance: Faint contemporary signature of Thomas Si...? on B1; Cardiff Castle bookplate. FIRST EDITION. STC 14494 (records 6 copies including the present)
A frutefull booke of the comon places of all S.Pauls Epistles right necessarye for all sortes of people ... London: John Tisdale, 1562.
Small 8° (134 x 85mm). Collation: A8 A-Z8. Woodcut title-border [McKerrow & Ferguson 52]. (Small wormhole, generally affecting one letter throughout, more extensive in quires O-Q.) 19th-century calf (one label lacking). Provenance: Cardiff Castle bookplate. ONLY EDITION. STC 19492 (records 9 copies, including the present, of which 2 are imperfect) (2)