The First Part of the True and Honorable Historie, of the Life of Sir Iohn Old-castle (1600)

The first part of the true and honorable historie, of the life of Sir Iohn Old-castle, the good Lord Cobham : as it hath been lately acted by the right honorable the Earle of Notingham Lord high Admirall of England his seruants (London : Printed by G[eorge] E[ld] for I. Helme, and are to be sold at his shop in Saint Dunstans Church-yard, in Fleet-streete, 1600)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 350. ESTC S106323.

British Library C.34.l.2. Located by Paul Morgan.

A Declaration of the Demeanor and Cariage of Sir Walter Raleigh, Knight (1618)

A declaration of the demeanor and cariage of Sir Walter Raleigh, Knight, as well in his voyage, as in, and sithence his returne, and of the true motiues and inducements which occasioned His Maiestie to proceed in doing iustice vpon him, as hath bene done (London: Printed by Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill, 1618)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 341. ESTC S115420, S115419, or S114557.


Sammelbände with works by Aphra Behn, Nathaniel Lee, Elkanah Settle, Thomas Shadwell, and Thomas D’Urfey (1668-1696)

Three Sammelband volumes featuring “Plays, by Mrs. Behn, Nat. Lee, E. Settle, Shadwell, Durfey, &c. &c.” Catalogue entry reads: “One of the volumes contains ‘a True and perfect Catalogue of all the Plays that were ever yet printed and published till 1671, with the names of the Authors,’ by Fr. Kirkman.”

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 330.

Unlocated. Note: Most of these plays would have been published after Wolfreston’s 1677 death and she was therefore probably not the owner.

Ford – Loues Sacrifice : A Tragedie Receiued Generally Well (1633)

Ford, John. Loues sacrifice : a tragedie receiued generally well : acted by the Queenes Majesties Seruants at the Phoenix in Drury-lane (London : Printed by I[ohn] B[eale] for Hugh Beeston, dwelling next the Castle in Cornhill, 1633)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 321. ESTC S102512. Koninklijke Bibliotheek KW 302 E 55. Located by Paul Morgan.