Eikōn basilikē the pourtracture of His Sacred Majestie in his solitudes and sufferings

Author(s): Gauden, John, 1605-1662
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Subjects: Great Britain--History--Civil War, 1642-1649--Early works to 1800
Great Britain--Politics and government--1642-1649--Early works to 1800
Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649--Early works to 1800
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [London : printed by William Bentley], [paragraph] Printed anno Domini 1648 [i.e. 1649]
Series: Early English books online
Physical Description: [4], 225, [3], 6, [4] p., [1] plate (folded)
Alternate Titles: Eikôn basilikê
Pourtracture of His Sacred Majestie in his solitudes and sufferings
Added title page title: Perfect copie of prayers used by His Majestie in the time of his sufferings
Additional Authors: Attributed name : Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649
Attributed name : Williams, John, d. 1683
Notes: First two words of title in Greek characters
Authorship of the Eikon basilike was originally attributed to Charles I, but according to Madan (pp. 125-33) it was written by John Gauden who probably included some authentic writings of the king
Place of publication from Wing; printer's name from Madan who suggests that it was printed "probably for John Williams" (cf. Madan, p. 25); imprint date given according to Lady Day dating
Signatures: A-K¹² (-K12), [3], [paragraph]⁶
The "Prayers" have separate pagination and register, with "An epitaph" on verso of final leaf, repeated on verso of the "Eikôn" title page
Described by Madan as the third state of the "16th edition"
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library, Oxford
References: Wing (2nd ed., 1944) E288
References: Madan, F.F. New bibl. of the Eikon basilike 16 (3d issue)
References: Almack 25
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2169:04. s1999 miun s
OCLC Number: 99832913epro