The dance of death / from the original designs of Hans Holbein ; illustrated with thirty-three plates engraved by W. Hollar ; with descriptions in English and French.
Printed for J. Coxhead ...
, 70,  pages, 33 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm. (8vo)
"The life of Holbein": pages -12.
Contains also the introduction to Lydgate's "The dance of Macaber": pages -70.
"Preface and description of plates by F. Douce."--Lowndes.
Plates consist of Hollar's 30 dance of death engravings; engraved portraits of Holbein (unsigned) and Hollar ("Etchd by Barton"); and unsigned etching to accompany the note on Lydgate.
Signatures: [A]¹, B-E⁸, F⁴ (F⁴ blank).
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.
Gift; William Blissett; 1993; RB172805, copy 6. CaOTUTF
Holbein, Hans, 1497-1543
Hollar, Wenceslaus, 1607-1677
Douce, Francis, 1757-1834
Mead, Frederick (autograph)
Livingston, Dora (autograph)
Watson, Claud R. (autograph)
Ainsley, Peter (bookplate)