Typography of "selfe-preservation" and "self-homicide" in Donne's Biathanatos

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Title

Typography of "selfe-preservation" and "self-homicide" in Donne's Biathanatos

Creator

Humphrey Moseley; John Donne

Date

1648

Rights Holder

Special Collections, University of Victoria

Rights

Special Collections, University of Victoria

Subject

Early modern, 1500-1700.
Renaissance--England.
Donne, John, 1572-1631.
Suicide--Early works to 1800.

Description

Alterations to typography in the words "selfe-preservation" (p49) and "self-homicide" (p41) in Donne's Biathanatos.

Source

Special Collections, University of Victoria, PR2247 B5 1648

Publisher

Humphrey Moseley

Contributor

Ashley Howard

Format

Printed book, w14.5cm x h18.6cm x d1.6cm

Language

English

Type

Text

Date Created

17 November 2017

Bibliographic Citation

John Donne. Biathanatos: A declaration of that paradoxe, or thesis, that self-homicide is not so naturally sin, that it may never be otherwise. Wherein the nature, and the extent of all those lawes, which seeme to be violated by this act, are diligently surveyed. Humphrey Moseley, 1648. Special Collections, University of Victoria Libraries, Victoria, BC. 2017.

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Citation

Humphrey Moseley; John Donne, “Typography of "selfe-preservation" and "self-homicide" in Donne's Biathanatos,” UVic Libraries Omeka Classic, accessed May 22, 2019, http://omeka.library.uvic.ca/items/show/1175.

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