Two Elizabethan Puritan Diaries.
Edited, with an Introduction by M. M. Knappen, M. A. (Oxon.), Ph. D. Assistant Professor of English History in The University of Chicago.Chicago: The American Society of Church History, 1933 Stock Code: 140132
First edition, first printing. This work publishes two diaries from the late-16th century and early-17th century, along with annotations and short biographies of the two diarists. This copy from the library of the prominent authority on Elizabethan England A. L. Rowse, with his ownership signature to front pastedown and marginal lining to text in pencil.
Octavo. Contemporary green cloth, black morocco label to spine, top edge black.
Two monochrome plates.
Spine lightly toned, extremities a touch rubbed, some minor chipping to label, cockling to front pastedown. A very good copy.
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