Title-page to "Elegant epistles from the most eminent writers" (book II, "Modern of Early Date", part II), illustrated with the assassination of George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, by John Felton; the Duke collapsing in foreground on the right, knife and hat lying on the floor, onlookers behind; after Thurston. Etching and engraving
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