The books catalogued in the present volume were collected by the Shakespearian scholar Edward Capell and formed the principal part of his library during the years which he spent in the preparation of his edition of Shakespeare's dramatic works.
contents at the end. The first edition. Entirely translated from the novels of Bandello, through the French of Belleforest.
Sinker 314. BM 617.
Stultifera Nauis.... 1570. The Ship of Fooles. See BRANT, Sebastian.
The Fearefull Fansies of the Florentine Cooper ... 1599. See GELLI, Giovanni Battista.
Mirrha the Mother of Adonis: or, Lustes Prodegies. By William Barksted. Horrace. Nansicetur enim pretium, nomenque Poetæ. Whereunto are added certain Eglogs. By L. M. London Printed by E. A. for Iohn Bache, and are to be sold at his shop in the Popes-head Palace, nere the Royall Exchange. 1607.
8^o. (5-1/8 × 3-3/8). *. 15. 1.
Collation: A-E^8 unpaged. Wanting E 2-8 containing the 'Eglogs'. Ornament at head, middle and foot of each page of 'Mirrba'. Commendatory verses signed I.W.,