W/I-6-13

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Shelfmark W/I-6-13
Joannes Goropius. Opera Ioan. Goropii Becani, hactenus in lucem non edita: nempe, Hermathena, Hieroglyphica, Vertumnus, Gallica, Francica, Hispanica. 1580.
Inscription on title page: tanqua[m] Explorator.
Gilt lettering on both boards: C W.
Ownership inscription with the motto of Ben Jonson.
C. W. may have been the owner of the book before Jonson, since W/I-6-14 is another work by Goropius owned by Jonson with no owner's initials on the binding.