Heywood – A Pleasant Conceited Comedy, Wherein Is Shewed, How a Man May Choose a Good Wife from a Bad (1621)

Heywood, Thomas. A pleasant conceited comedy, wherein is shewed, how a man may choose a good wife from a bad : as it hath been sundry times acted by the Earle of Worchesters Seruants (London : Printed [by Thomas Purfoot] for Matthew Law, and are to be sold at his shop in Paules Church-yard, neere vnto S. Augustines gate, at the signe of the Foxe, 1621)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 321. ESTC S108521. Boston Public Library G. 3970.2. Located by Sarah Lindenbaum and Jay Moschella. Images of the book may be seen here.

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Marlowe – The Troublesome Raigne and Lamentable Death of Edward the Second, King of England (1622)

Marlowe, Christopher. The troublesome raigne and lamentable death of Edward the second, King of England : with the tragicall fall of proud Mortimer, and also the life and death of Peirs Gauestone, the great Earle of Cornewall, and mighty fauorite of King Edvvard the second : as it was publikely acted by the right Honourable the Earle of Pembrooke his seruants (London : Printed [at Eliot’s Court Press] for Henry Bell, and are to be sold at his shop, at the Lame-Hospitall Gate, neere Smithfield, 1622)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 310. ESTC R10165. Harvard University, Houghton Library S120696. Located by Sarah Lindenbaum. Images of the book may be seen here.

Church of England – A Forme of Common Prayer, Together with an Order of Fasting (1625)

Church of England. A forme of common prayer, together with an order of fasting : for the auerting of Gods heauy visitation vpon many places of this kingdome, and for the drawing downe of his blessings vpon vs, and our armies by sea and land (London : By Bonham Norton and Iohn Bill, printers to the Kings most excellent Maiestie, 1625)

Sotheby’s 1856 lot 301. ESTC S108750 or S123426.