Utopia: . written in Latin by Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England: translated into English.
Sir Thomas More (1478-1535)
Place of origin
Ickworth, Suffolk (Accredited Museum)
,206,p. . 8vo. Wanting initial blank leaf.. Binding: Seventeenth-century sprinkled calf binding; double blind fillet border, with blind cornerpieces; blind roll on board edges. Rebacked in gold-tooled calf, with gilt title and date stamped on spine. Red sprinkled edges.
Part of the Bristol Collection. The house and contents were acquired through the National Land Fund and transferred to the National Trust in 1956
Makers and roles
Sir Thomas More (1478-1535) Gilbert Burnet (1643-1715) Bishop of Salisbury.