7 February 1993.
LR.t. 1 |A LETTER OF THE AUTHORS EXPOUNDING
LR.t. 2 |HIS WHOLE INTENTION IN THE COURSE OF
LR.t. 3 |THIS VVORKE: VVHICH FOR THAT IT
LR.t. 4 |GIUETH GREAT LIGHT TO THE READER,
LR.t. 5 |FOR THE BETTER VNDERSTANDING IS
LR.t. 6 |HEREUNTO ANNEXED.
LR.a. 1 |/To the Right noble, and Valorous, Sir Walter/ Raleigh
LR.a. 2 |knight, Lo. VVardein of the Stanneryes, and her
LR.a. 3 |Maiesties liefetenaunt of the County of Cornewayll.
LR.1. 1 |Sir knowing how doubtfully all Allegories may be
LR.1. 2 |construed, and this booke of mine, which I hau entituled
LR.1. 3 |the Faery Queen, being a continued Allegory, or darke
LR.1. 4 |conceit, I haue thought good as well for auoyding
LR.1. 5 |of gealous opinions and misconstructions, as also for
LR.1. 6 |your better light in reading therof, (being so by you
LR.1. 7 |commanded,) to discouer vnto you the general intention
LR.1. 8 . . .