20 Aug 2007, 4:12 a.m. - Michael Robinson

L&M suggest Creed purchased, on August 19th. 1664:- Daniel, Samuel, 1562-1619. The collection of the history of England· By Samuel Daniel. The fourth edition revised, and by his last corrected coppy printed. Whereunto is annexed a continuation of the history unto the raigne of Henry the Seventh. By John Trussell gent. London : printed by E[dward]. G[riffin]. for John Williams at the signe of the Crowne in Pauls Church-yard, 1650. [8], 262, [10], 263, [1] p.; 2⁰. Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D207 There were prior editions in 1612/18; 1621; 1626; 1634. L&M note that it was one of the most popular histories of the day. The Pepysian Library contains a later edition (PL 2230):- The collection of the history of England· By Samuel Daniel. The fifth edition corrected. VVith a continuation of the history, unto the reign of Henry the Seventh, by John Trussel. London : printed by F. Leach, for Benj. Tooke at the Ship in S. Pauls Church-yard, and Thomas Sawbridge at the Three Flower-de-Luces in Little-Britain., MDCLXXXV. [1685] [6], 262, [10], 263, [1] p. ; 2⁰. Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), D208B; T3146.

3 Jul 2015, 11:34 p.m. - Terry Foreman

The collection of the history of England Samuel Daniel, John Trussel Printed by F. Leach for B. Tooke, 1685 - History - 263 pages Google EBook https://books.google.com/books?id=9vPC8LwjcdoC&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=onepage&q&f=false


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.