The defence of peace: lately translated out of laten in to englysshe. with the kynges moste gracyous priuilege
Prynted by me Robert wyer, for wyllyam marshall,
and fynysshed in the moneth of Iuly in the yere of our Lorde god a. M.CCCCC.xxxv. ]
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|Item Description:||By Marsilius of Padua (whose name appears on a2r), with the assistance of Jean de Jandun.|
A translation, probably by William Marshall, of: Defensor pacis.
Imprint from colophon.
Editor's preface, signed Licentius Evangelus [pseud.] and dated 1522, is variously attributed to Beatus Rhenanus, Valentinus Curio, and Ulrich Zwingli.
Quire a has an extra leaf containing a translator's note.
Leaf d4 is cancelled.
Leaf 140 misnumbered 1340.
The last leaf bears Marshall's coat of arms on both recto and verse.
Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library.
|Physical Description:||, 21, 23-1340 [i.e. 140],  leaves|