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Author: Martinengo, Nestore, Conte.
Title: The true report of all the successe of Famagosta, of the antique writers called Tamassus, a citie in Cyprus. In the which the whole order of all the skirmishes, batteries, mines, and assaultes geuen to the sayd fortresse, may plainly appeare. Moreouer the names of the captaines, and number of the people slaine, as well of the Christians as of the Turkes: likewise of them who were taken prisoners: from the beginning of the sayd seege vntill the end of the same. Englished out of Italian by William Malim. With certaine notes of his and expositions of all the Turkishe wordes herein necessary to be knowen, placed in the margent, with a short description also of his of the same iland.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: The true report of all the successe of Famagosta, of the antique writers called Tamassus, a citie in Cyprus. In the which the whole order of all the skirmishes, batteries, mines, and assaultes geuen to the sayd fortresse, may plainly appeare. Moreouer the names of the captaines, and number of the people slaine, as well of the Christians as of the Turkes: likewise of them who were taken prisoners: from the beginning of the sayd seege vntill the end of the same. Englished out of Italian by William Malim. With certaine notes of his and expositions of all the Turkishe wordes herein necessary to be knowen, placed in the margent, with a short description also of his of the same iland.
Martinengo, Nestore, Conte., Malim, William, 1533-1594.

Imprinted at London: By Iohn Daye, An. 1572.
Alternate titles: Assedio, et presa di Famagosta. English L'assedio, et presa di Famagosta. Seege of Famagosta.
Notes:
A translation of: Martinengo, Nestore, conte. L'assedio, et presa di Famagosta.
This edition has signatures: A-F4 G2 (-G2).
Running title reads: The seege of Famagosta.
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Subject terms:
Famagusta (Cyprus) -- History -- Siege, 1571 -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A07119.0001.001

Contents
title page
¶ To the right honourable and his singular good Lorde, and onely Patrone the Earle of Leicester, Baron of Denbigh, Knight of the honourable order of the Garter, one of the Queenes Ma∣iesties most honourable priuie Counsell. &c. William Malim wisheth long health with encrease of honour.
¶ A breefe description of the Iland of Cyprus: by the which not onely the Venetians title why they haue so long enioyed it, but also the Turkes, whereby now he claimeth it, may plainly appeare.
❧ To the Reader.
❧Jn Turchas precatio.
¶The true report of all the successe of Famagosta made by the no∣ble Earle Nestor Martinengo, vnto the renowmed Prince the Duke of Venice.
¶ The first Assault.
¶ The second Assault.
¶ The third Assault.
¶ The fourth Assault.
¶ The fifth Assault.
¶ The 6. and last Assault.
lists of casualties