Chaucer.  The vvorks of our ancient, learned, [and] excellent English poet, Jeffrey Chaucer . . . .  1687  (ESTC Record)

ESTC System No.   006100359
ESTC Citation No.   R3920
Author - personal   LinkChaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400.
Collective title   LinkWorks
Title   LinkThe vvorks of our ancient, learned, [and] excellent English poet, Jeffrey Chaucer: as they have lately been compar’d with the best manuscripts; and several things added, never before in print. To which is adjoyn’d, The story of the siege of Thebes, by John Lidgate, monk of Bury. Together with the life of Chaucer, shewing his countrey, parentage, education, marriage, children, revenues, service, reward, friends, books, death. Also a table, wherein the old and obscure words in Chaucer are explained, and such words (which are many) that either are, by nature or derivation, Arabick, Greek, Latine, Italian, French, Dutch, or Saxon, mark’d with particular notes for the better understanding their original.
Variant title   LinkStory of Thebes
  LinkWorks of our ancient, learned, and excellent English poet, Jeffrey Chaucer
Publisher/year   LinkLondon : [s.n.], printed in the year, MDCLXXXVII. [1687]
Physical descr.   [36], 660, [24] p. :  ill. (woodcuts) port. (metal cut) ;  2o.
General note   Editor’s dedication to Sir Robert Cecil signed: Tho. Speght.
  "The story of Thebes": p. 622-660.
  The last 12 leaves contain a glossary and bibliography.
  "This is the last black-letter edition and is, except for the then recently discovered conclusions of the Cook’s and Squire’s Tales, verso [4S2], a reprint of the 1602 edition .. without any additions"--Pforzheimer Catalogue.
  Signatures: pi² A4 a-c4 B-4R4 4S².
  Leaf c1 missigned "d".
  Filmed copy at UMI Tract Supplement reel E2 a fragment, title page only.
Uncontrolled note   Signatures from DFo.
Citation/references   Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C3736
  Pforzheimer, 179
Surrogates   Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1962. 1 microfilm reel ; 35mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 59:1).
  Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1998. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books; Tract supplement ; E2:3(Harl.5929[31])).
Loc. of filmed copy   L.
Person as subject   LinkChaucer, Geoffrey, d. 1400 -- Early works to 1800.
Added name   LinkSpeght, Thomas, fl. 1600, ed.
  LinkLydgate, John, 1370?-1451?
Added Title   LinkSiege of Thebes.
Copies - Brit.Isles   LinkBirmingham Central Libraries 
  LinkBirmingham University Library 
  LinkBritish Library 
  LinkBritish Library 
  LinkCambridge University Clare College 
  LinkCambridge University Library (includes Sir Geoffrey Keynes Collection, British & Foreign Bible Society, & Peterborough Cathedral) 
  LinkCambridge University Newnham College 
  LinkCanterbury Cathedral Library (Includes the Mendham Coll. Law Society books from London, & Canterbury Corporation Archives) 
  LinkDurham University Library (includes Bamburgh Castle & Cosin Library deposits) 
  LinkEdinburgh University Library New College Library (includes United Free Church Library & General Assembly of the Church of Scotland Library) 
  LinkHeinz Archive & Library, National Portrait Gallery 
  LinkLeeds Central Library 
  LinkMuseum of London 
  LinkNational Library of Scotland 
  LinkNational Library of Wales 
  LinkNorwich Cathedral 
  LinkOxford University Bodleian Library (includes The Vicar’s Library, ST. Mary’s Church, Marlborough) 
  LinkOxford University Bodleian Library (includes The Vicar’s Library, ST. Mary’s Church, Marlborough) 
  LinkOxford University Christ Church 
  LinkOxford University Corpus Christi College 
  LinkOxford University Jesus College 
  LinkOxford University Keble College 
  LinkOxford University Merton College 
  LinkOxford University, Lady Margaret Hall Library 
  LinkPetyt Library 
  LinkSouthwell Minster Library 
  LinkThe National Trust 
  LinkThe National Trust 
  LinkThe National Trust 
  LinkTrinity College Library 
  LinkUniversity of Bristol Arts and Social Sciences Library, Special Collections 
  LinkWestminster Abbey 
  LinkWinchester Cathedral Library 
Copies - N.America   LinkBrown University John Hay Library 
  LinkBryn Mawr College 
  LinkCalifornia State Library-Sutro 
  LinkCalifornia State Library-Sutro 
  LinkCity College University of New York 
  LinkColumbia University 
  LinkDuke University 
  LinkDuke University 
  LinkFolger Shakespeare 
  LinkHarvard University 
  LinkHenry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery 
  LinkSmith College 
  LinkSt. Louis Public Library, Special Collections 
  LinkUniversity of California, Los Angeles, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library 
  LinkUniversity of California, Riverside, Main 
  LinkUniversity of Illinois 
  LinkUniversity of Texas 
  LinkUniversity of Texas 
  LinkUniversity of Toronto, Library 
  LinkWesleyan University 
  LinkYale University, Sterling Memorial 
Copies - Other   LinkAlexander Turnbull Library 
  LinkAuckland Public Library 
  LinkState Library of South Australia 
  LinkState Library of Victoria 
  LinkUniversity of Adelaide Library