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Two worm holes in the front cover of the codex.

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

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Title page of John Donne's 1648 edition of Biathanatos.

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Title page of the 1610 edition of John Donne's Pseudo-Martyr.

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Title page of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, with alterations and an additional scene by David Garrick, as performed at the Theatres-Royal in London and Dublin. 1768. From volume one of a two-volume collection of plays.

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Iberian Gothic Rotunda bookhand in black ink, with enlarged word "CLEMENS" to indicate the start of the papal bull, in Latin.

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Detailed description of the sections of Donne's Biathanatos.

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Digitally reversed verso binding flyleaf of Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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Frontispiece of the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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The first page of text in the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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The last page of text and list of knights in the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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Embroidered binding of the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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Embroidered arms on cover of binding in the Statutes of the Order of the Garter

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David Garrick's revision of the death scene in Romeo and Juliet. Veering from the original, Garrick's version has Juliet wake before Romeo's death, allowing the lovers a final farewell.

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Printer's ornament from William Stansby from the pages of Sir Walter Ralegh's History of the World, edited by contributor.

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Final page of Sir Walter Raleigh's The History of the World bearing the Printers's Mark of William Stansby and indicating that the book is to be sold at Walter Burre's "Shop in Paules Church-yard at the ſigne of the Crrane." Folio-sized, rag-based…

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Detail of printed marginalia on page 36 of Donne's Biathanatos.

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Portrait of John Donne, painted by an unknown English artist.

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Portrait miniature of Sir Walter Ralegh done by Nicholas Hilliard in 1585

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Photo of the exterior of Sir Walter Ralegh's History of the World, printed in 1614 by William Stansby meant to emphasize the unworn edges and thickness of the book.
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