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The mystery and method of His Majesty's happy restauration laid open to publick view
London: for James Vade, 1680. 1680 1ed Mystery of English Restoration Charles II Scottish Patrick Hume Argyll John Price was a 17th-century English royalist known for his role in the restoration of Charles II as King of England. Years after the restoration, Price published a book marking the details of the restoration - the correspondence between the King and members of Parliament, formation of English troops, and a thorough description of the chronology leading to and following the King's Restoration. Important provenance: This 1680 first edition was owned by Patrick Hume, Earl of Marchmont - a notable Scottish statesman who was suspected of complication in the Rye House Plot and took part in the unsuccessful, "Argyll's Rising".Item number: #11196Price: $950PRICE, John The mystery and method of His Majesty's happy restauration laid open to publick viewLondon: Printed for James Vade, 1680. First edition.Details: · Collation: Complete with all pageso [18], 162, [2]· References: Wing P 3335;· Provenance:o Armorial Bookplate - The Righ Honble. Patrick Hume, Earl of Marchmont, Viscount of Blasonberry, Lord Polwarth of Polwarth & Lord High Chancelor of Scotland, 1702. Patrick Hume, 1st Earl of Marchmont (1641 - 1724), known as Sir Patrick Hume, 2nd Baronet from 1648 to 1690 and as Lord Polwarth from 1690 to 1697, was a Scottish statesman. His grandfather was the poet and courtier Sir Patrick Hume of Polwarth and Redbraes who died in 1609. He became a member of the Scottish parliament in 1665 as shire commissioner for Berwickshire, where he at once took a f … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books [United States]

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