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SPARKE, Michael
The narrative history of King James, for the first fourteen years. In four parts. I. The state of England at His Majesties entrance, and relation it had to other parts: . also the rising of Somerset, . II. The proceedings touching the divorce betwixt the Lady Frances Howard, and Robert Earl of Essex, . Also, the arraignment of Sir Jer. Elvis Lieutenant of the Tower, Sir Thomas Monson Knight, Anne Turner, Rich. Weston and James Franklin, &c. touching the murthering and poysoning of Sir Thomas Overbury, . III. A declaration of His Majesties revenue with assignations and defalcations upon the same, and of all monies brought into His Majesties coffers from time to time, . IV. The commissions and warrants for the burning of two heretic
printed for Michael Sparke, 1651. 4to, [x], 80, 93-192, [ix], 72, [ii], 18, [8]. Engraved title page, frontis, and folding plate present, blank leaf 163-164 not present, as often. Later panelled calf, rebacked, spine relaid, page 63-64 fore-margin excised, with loss of letters, otherwise a wide-margined copy in good order. A rare work, one difficult to find complete. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Vendeur: Celsus Books [London, United Kingdom]
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