Madan, F. Oxford books: III, 2672, 2808
Folger bibliographic ID: 147614
ESTC number: R231299
Wing number: R245
Folger call number: R245
Folger holdings ID: 181653
The fifth edition with several additions, corrected and amended
Half-title reads: Randolph's poems "A reprint by Henry Hall of Oxford of the London 1664 Fifth Edition; ... Pp. [1-28], 1-196 were printed in London, as part of it professes to be, and can be distinguished by one of the London compositors' use of an inverted comma instead of an apostrophe (in many cases).--Madan. As with the other 1668 edition, the statement concerning the edition has been erroneously reproduced (i.e. "fifth" instead of "sixth") "The muses looking-glass", "Aristippus", "Amyntus", and "The jealous lovers," each have separate dated title page; pagination and register are continuous. "The muses looking-glass" has "London, printed anno Dom. 1668" in imprint; "Amyntas" and "Aristippus" have "Oxford, printed by H.H. 1668" in imprint; "The jealous lovers" has "Oxon: printed by Hen: Hall, 1668 in imprint In this 1668 edition, "Poems" in first line of title has no punctuation following it; in the other 1668 edition, there is a colon following "Poems"
Item information about Folger R245
cs1893. Binder's ticket: "McNamee / Binder / Cambridge, Mass."; manuscript note on bookplate: "Bd. Nov. 1895." manuscript markings. Imperfect: lacking D6, G7-H1, and I7. A1, D5, and I6 mutilated, affecting text. Provenance: Harvard College Library bookplate "from the bequest of Samuel Shapleigh, (Class of 1789), late librarian of Harvard College. 21 Nov. 1829."; manuscript note on verso of t.p.: "Duplicate. Bought March 18. 29 at dispersal sale of Harvard duplicate volumes."; manuscript note on back paste-down: "Fr. Grolier Bookshop, Camb., Mass"
Also known as
Extended title: Poems : with the Muses looking-glass, and Amyntas: whereunto is added, The jealous lovers. By Tho. Randolph, M.A. late Fellow of Trinity Colledge in Cambridge
Alternate titles: Jealous lovers, Muses looking-glass, Randolph's poems, Amyntas, Aristippus