London: M. Dawton, 1636.
Later Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Very Good Condition. Item #046901
Contemporary calf, front joint cracked and reinforced with cloth, lacking endpapers, wear to title with chipping at edges, date penned back in, last page chipped, ownership marks to inside rear board, a few small tears to page edges; clean internally. 364 leaves
Printed mostly in black letter with gloss in Roman type. First published in Dutch in 1569, The Bee Hive was hugely popular and widely read for nearly a hundred years. When not satirizing Catholics, Marnix also a cryptographer and, probably, the author of the Dutch national anthem. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Religion & Theology; Inventory No: 046901.