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Eniautos terastios = Mirabilis annus, or The year of prodigies and wonders, being a faithful and impartial collection of several signs that have been seen in the heavens, in the earth, and in the waters; together with many remarkable accidents and judgments befalling divers persons, according as they have been testified by very credible hands; all which have happened within the space of one year last past, and are now made publick for a seasonable warning to the people of these three kingdoms speedily to repent and turn to the Lord, whose hand is lifted up amongst us.

[London] : [s.n.], Printed in the year 1661. Great Britain England London.

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  • Title:
    Eniautos terastios = Mirabilis annus, or The year of prodigies and wonders, being a faithful and impartial collection of several signs that have been seen in the heavens, in the earth, and in the waters; together with many remarkable accidents and judgments befalling divers persons, according as they have been testified by very credible hands; all which have happened within the space of one year last past, and are now made publick for a seasonable warning to the people of these three kingdoms speedily to repent and turn to the Lord, whose hand is lifted up amongst us.
  • Contributor: Thomas Grenville 1755-1846, former owner.;
    Hans Sloane Sir, 1660-1753, former owner.;
    John Anstruther Sir, 1718-1799, former owner.;
    George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner.;
    George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor.;
    Great Britain. Patent Office. Library, former owner.;
    Great Britain. Home Office. Library, former owner.
  • Other Titles: Variant Title: Year of prodigies and wonders
    Variant Title: Mirabilis annus, or The year of prodigies and wonders
  • Subjects: Prophecies -- Early works to 1800; Omens -- Early works to 1900
  • Publication Details: [London] : [s.n.], Printed in the year 1661.
  • Language: English
  • Place Name: Great Britain England London.
  • Identifier: System number: 001144411
  • Notes: First title transliterated from the Greek.
    Place of publication from Wing.
    Woodcut initial.
    Misprinted page numbers: 15 instead of 23; 77 instead of 75; 80 instead of 76; 73 instead of 77; 76 instead of 78.
    Signatures: A-M⁴.
    Citation/references note: Wing (2nd ed.), E3127A
    Citation/references note: ESTC, R22634
  • Physical Description: [8], 88 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm (4º)
  • Copy Note: Ownership: Copy at 444.a.21.(3). Probably from the library of Sir Hans Sloane (1660-1753). See Sloane Printed Books catalogue.
    Ownership: Copy at 50.a.21.(1). Part of King George III's Library. Donated to the nation by King George IV (1762-1830). Ms. inscription in a later hand on title page: "SWH Iceland Junr."
    Ownership: Copy at G.19763. From the library of Thomas Grenville (1755-1846).
    Ownership: Copy at 1651/2095. From the Patent Office Library. Armorial bookplate of "Sr. John Anstruther of Anstruther Bart." on title page verso. This is Sir John Anstruther (1718-1799), the Scottish industrialist and politician.
    Ownership: Copy at G.3886.(2). From the library of Thomas Grenville (1755-1846).
    Ownership: Copy at C.194.a.635.(3). From the Home Office Library.
    Copy note: Copy at G.19763. Ms. annotations in a later hand on the 2 leaves of plates.
    Copy note: Copy at G.3886.(2). The plates are bound in after tract 3 in this volume.
    Copy note: Copy at C.194.a.635.(3). The two plates are printed on one folded leaf.
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection 1104.c.12.
    General Reference Collection 444.a.21.(3)
    General Reference Collection 50.a.21.(1)
    General Reference Collection G.19763.
    General Reference Collection 440.h.4.(1)
    General Reference Collection 1651/2095.
    General Reference Collection G.3886.(2)
    General Reference Collection C.194.a.635.(3)
  • UIN: BLL01001144411

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