1893 text

Enrico Caterino Davila (1576-1631) was one of the chief historical writers of Italy, and his “Storia delle guerre civili di Francia” covers a period of forty years, from the death of Henri II. to the Peace of Vervins in 1598.

This text comes from a footnote on a diary entry in the 1893 edition edited by Henry B. Wheatley.

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Michael Robinson  •  Link

Davila, Arrigo Caterino, 1576-1631.

The historie of the civill warres of France, vvritten in Italian by H.C. Davila. Translated out of the original.
[Continuation and conclusion of the civill warres of France]
London : printed by R. Raworth, and are to be sold by W. Lee, D. Pakeman, and G. Bedell, in Fleet-street, M.DC.XLVII. [1647, i.e. 1648]

2 mo, [10], 407, [3], 409-1478 p. The “continuation and conclusion of the civill warres of France:" has separate title page, with imprint "printed by Ruth Raworth, 1648. Are to be sold by Thomas Heath" inserted before leaf 3G1. Pagination and register are otherwise continuous.

A translation by Charles Cotterell and William Aylesbury of 'Historia delle guerre civili di Francia.'
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D413

SP later acquired and retained:
The history of the civil wars of France; written in Italian, by H.C. Davila. Translated out of the original. Edition. The second impression, whereunto is added a table.
[London]: In the Savoy, printed by T[homas]. N[ewcomb]. for Henry Herringman, at the Blew Anchor, in the lower walk of the New Exchange, M.DC.LXXVIII. [1678]

2mo.; [4], 734, [17] p. Leaf 5A4 is blank. Includes index.
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D414
PL 2430

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