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Behn, Aphra.
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Behn, Aphra.
A Pindarick Poem on the happy coronation of his most sacred Majesty James II. And his illustrious consort Queen Mary. J. Playford for Henry Playford, 1685
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Provenance

Stainforth, bookplate with motto "Non Deficit Alter"

Literature

Wing B1753; O'Donnell A21.2

Catalogue Note

Although Wing makes no distinction, there are actually two different issues of this poem in 1685: an earlier issue with typographical errors, and this, corrected issue, with the type re-arranged or reset from D1v to the end. For a fuller discussion, see Mary Ann O'Donnell, Aphra Behn. An Annotated Bibliography of Primary and Secondary Sources, 1986, pp. 103-109.

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