Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Penitent Pilgrim' (London, John Dawson, 1641); title at top; a bare-footed pilgrim, wearing a wide-brimmed hat with cockle-shell, and carrying a staff and a bottle, in a landscape of hills, trees, and a lake; inscribed, 'Few and evill have the dayes of my life been. Gen: Cap: 47. V. 9.'  Engraving

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1895,1031.311

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Engraved title-page to Richard Brathwaite, 'The Penitent Pilgrim' (London, John Dawson, 1641); title at top; a bare-footed pilgrim, wearing a wide-brimmed hat with cockle-shell, and carrying a staff and a bottle, in a landscape of hills, trees, and a lake; inscribed, 'Few and evill have the dayes of my life been. Gen: Cap: 47. V. 9.' Engraving

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