Codex Rare Books logo wordmark

The Firste volume of the Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande.

Sample page from The Firste volume of the Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande.

Gallery of 749 pages is available to subscribers.


Subscribe to our service: Click here to create an account…

The Firste volume of the Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande. (a.k.a. Holinshed's Chronicles)

By Raphaell Holinshed


The 1577 first edition of Holinshed's 'Chronicles' one of the greatest works of English history and the major source for Shakespeare's 'Macbeth,' 'Henry IV,' 'Henry V,' 'Henry VI,' 'Richard II,' 'RIchard III,' 'King Lear,' and &…

To view the full details of The Firste volume of the Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande. and our continuously-growing catalogue of over 1087 other titles, subscribe to Codex Rare Books today!

Subscribe to our service: Click here to create an account…


Early ModernRenaissanceElizabethanHistoryEnglish HistoryScottish HistoryIrish HistoryBritish HistoryMedieval HistoryBlack LetterElizabeth IShakespeare SourceHenriadHundred Years WarMacbethKing LearCymbelineHenry IVHenry VHenry VIRichard IIRichard IIIFirst EditionsCanonical First EditionsNoble ProvenanceRichard StanyhurstLord BurgheMary NevettBeeston LongDavid Black


To return to the search page, click here.

All images and other content © 2016–2020 Codex Rare Books. All use of this website is governed by the Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy.