The hierarchie of the blessed angells : their names, orders and offices : the fall of Lucifer with his angells / written by Tho. Heywood.
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- The hierarchie of the blessed angells : their names, orders and offices : the fall of Lucifer with his angells / written by Tho. Heywood.
- Alternative Title
- Hierarchy of the blessed angels
- Heywood, Thomas, approximately 1574-1641.
- Published / Created
- Publication Place
- London :
- Printed by Adam Islip,
A poem in 9 books, each preceded by an argument in verse and an engraved plate, and followed by observations in prose and "A meditation" in verse.
Includes a celebrated reference to Shakespeare and his contemporaries (Book IV, p. 206) and some curious stories concerning witches, magicians and ghosts.
Last leaf (blank) wanting. Armorial bookplate: William Harris Arnold. Bookplate: R. Percy Alden. Autograph: Geo. Edwards.
Signatures: [paragraph symbol]⁶ A-3F⁶ 3G⁴.
The final three leaves include contents and an errata; the last leaf is blank.
The title page is engraved and signed: T Cecill sculp:.
With a preliminary imprimatur leaf.
- , 622,  p. : ill. ; 28 cm. (fol.)
- Extent of Digitization
- This object has been partially digitized.
- Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
- Call Number
- Ih H519 +635
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
Booksellers' labels (Provenance)--Joseph McDonough
- Resource Type
- Books, Journals & Pamphlets
- Subject (Name)
Alden, R. Percy--Bookplate.
Arnold, William Harris,--1854-1923--Bookplate.
Cecil, Thomas, fl. 1630, engraver
- Subject (Topic)
Angels--Poetry--Early works to 1800
Demonology--Early works to 1800
Magic--Early works to 1800
Witchcraft--Early works to 1800
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ESTC (RLIN) S122314
STC (2nd ed.) 13327
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