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An hymne of heavenly beautie: PB 171-2003

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An hymne of heavenly beautie


Illustrator: Mozley, Charles
Publisher: Sweett, Cyril
Publisher: Sweett, Barbara
Printer: Stellar Press



Made by Edmund Spenser, 1552-1599.

[19] p ; 25 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Barnet

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1963


"This limited edition of 230 copies printed by the Stellar Press in Bembo type on a mould made paper from Barcham Green with lithographs by Charles Moxley..." Museum has copy no. 224 signed by Charles Mozley. Bound in green paper wrapper with lithograph on front cover.

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 171-2003
Primary reference Number: 95624
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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