Brasenose College, Oxford


Part of a corrected proof-sheet (sigs 3Q1r-4v: pp. 495, 502) for the fourth printed edition of the Anatomy (Oxford, 1632). Used as the binder's front endpaper in an exemplum of Benedictus Pererius, Opera theologica quotquot extant omnia (Cologne, 1620). c.1632.

BuR 1.2: Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy

Recorded in Jan Moore, p. 73.

First published in Oxford, 1621. Edited by A.R. Shilleto (introduced by A.H. Bullen), 3 vols (London, 1893). Edited variously by Thomas C. Faulkner, Nicolas K. Kiessling, Rhonda L. Blair, J.B. Bamborough, and Martin Dodsworth, 6 vols (Oxford, 1989-2000).


A corrected proof-sheet of the outer forme of sheet G (sigs G1r-2v, 3r-4v: pp. 45, 48-9, 52) for the Oxford edition of 1640. Used as the binder's front endpapers in an exemplum of St Cyril, Opera (Paris, 1638), vol. VI. c.1640.

B&F 165.5: Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher, Rule a Wife and Have a Wife

Recorded, with a facsimile, in Jan Moore, p. 74 and at end.

First published in Oxford, 1640. Bowers, VI, 501-77, ed. George Walton Williams.