The Resource The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy : Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton

The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy : Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton

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The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy : Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton
Title
The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy
Title remainder
Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton
Title variation
  • Recueil des histoires de Troye
  • Here beginneth the second booke of the collection of the histories of Troy
  • In these two books precedent, we haue (by the helpe of God) treated of the two first destructions of Troy
  • In these two books precedent, we have (by the helpe of God) treated of the two first destructions of Troy
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
CEF
Citation location within source
15379
Citation source
STC (2nd ed.)
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active 1460
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lefèvre, Raoul
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
approximately 1422-1491
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Caxton, William
  • Phiston, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Troy (Extinct city)
  • Turkey
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general
Label
The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy : Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton
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Note
  • By Raoul Lefvre
  • Pagination and signatures continuous
  • Some print show-through, and some pages stained
  • Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library
  • Pages 243, 599, 601 and 603-04 misnumbered 233, 123, 127 and 127-28
  • Book 3 has a separate title page (with imprint reading: "Imprinted in London by Valentine Simmes. 1597"), which reads: In these two books precedent, we haue (by the helpe of God) treated of the two first destructions of Troy, with the noble acts and deeds of the strong and puissant Hercules, . And also how he slew the king Laomedon, . And afterward, how for the rauishment of the dame Helene, wife of king Menelaus of greece, the said citie was totally destroied
  • Printer's name from separate title page to Book 3
  • A translation, by William Caxton, of: Recueil des histoires de Troye
  • Book 2 has a separate title page, with same imprint as general title page, reading: Here beginneth the second booke of the collection of the histories of Troy
  • In three books
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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black and white
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text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
766521853
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unknown
Edition
Newly corrected, and the English much amended, by William Fiston.
Extent
1 online resource ([6], 604, [4] p.)
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one file format
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online
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lossless
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rdamedia
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cl0036000014
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(OCoLC)766521853
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The auncient historie, of the destruction of Troy : Conteining the founders and foundation of the said citie, with the causes and maner of the first and second spoiles and sackings thereof, by Hercules and his followers: and the third and last vtter desolation and ruine, effected by Menelaus and all the notable worthies of Greece. Here also are mentioned the rising and flourishing of sundrie kings with their realmes: as also of the decai and ouerthrow of diuers others. Besides many admirable, and most rare exployts of chiualrie and martiall prowesse effected by valorous knightes with incredible euents, compassed for, and through the loue of ladies. Translated out of French into English, by W. Caxton
Publication
Note
  • By Raoul Lefvre
  • Pagination and signatures continuous
  • Some print show-through, and some pages stained
  • Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library
  • Pages 243, 599, 601 and 603-04 misnumbered 233, 123, 127 and 127-28
  • Book 3 has a separate title page (with imprint reading: "Imprinted in London by Valentine Simmes. 1597"), which reads: In these two books precedent, we haue (by the helpe of God) treated of the two first destructions of Troy, with the noble acts and deeds of the strong and puissant Hercules, . And also how he slew the king Laomedon, . And afterward, how for the rauishment of the dame Helene, wife of king Menelaus of greece, the said citie was totally destroied
  • Printer's name from separate title page to Book 3
  • A translation, by William Caxton, of: Recueil des histoires de Troye
  • Book 2 has a separate title page, with same imprint as general title page, reading: Here beginneth the second booke of the collection of the histories of Troy
  • In three books
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
766521853
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Newly corrected, and the English much amended, by William Fiston.
Extent
1 online resource ([6], 604, [4] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0036000014
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)766521853

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