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Author Hollyband, Claudius, active 16th century.
Title The Elizabethan home discovered in 2 dialogues / [by Claudius Hollyband and Peter Erondell ; edited by M. St. Clare Byrne].
Publication Info. London : Frederick Etchells & Hugh Macdonald, [1925]
Location Call No. Status
 Rare Books Medium  Z-M H7459 E5    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 95, [5] p. (last 5 p. blank) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Haslewood books
Note Title vignette and ornamental border.
Statement of responsibility, imprint date, and series title from half-title.
"The dialogues here reprinted were the work of Claudius Hollyband and Peter Erondell, two Huguenot refugees who taught French for their livelihood in Elizabethan London."--p. vii.
Dialogues, in English only, selected from the author's conversation manuals by M. St. Clare Byrne.
"Of this edition, printed ... by the Westminster press, 725 numbered copies have been issued, of whicj 75 copies ... on English handmade paper."--P. [iv], t.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction -- Dialogues from Hollyband: I. School and schoolboys. II. The citizen at home -- Erondell's French garden -- Bibliographical and textual notes -- Glossary.
Note Binding: red paper printed in sage over boards, top edge rough-trimmed, deckled edges; green dust-jacket printed in black; t.p. vignette repeated above text; titles in series listed on p. [4] of cover.
Local Note Library copy is no. 558; as issued, pristine. Engraved ex-libris with monogram and signature: H. Leslie Hendricks on front paste-down.
Subject England -- Social life and customs -- Early works to 1800.
England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century.
French language -- Conversation and phrase books.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Genre or Form Limitation statements (Publishing) -- England -- 20th century.
Bookplates (Provenance) -- England -- 20th century.
Dust jackets (Binding) -- England -- 20th century.
Deckled edges (Paper) -- England -- 20th century.
Added Author Erondelle, Pierre, fl. 1586-1609.
Byrne, M. St. Clare (Muriel St. Clare), 1895- editor.
Hendricks, H. Leslie, former owner. ZNS
Added Title Elizabethan home discovered in two dialogues