Recently found by viaLibri....
2012-03-27 01:08:03
Burton, Richard ['To the ReaderÕ so signed]. [psuedonym for Crouch, Nathaniel. 1632? - 1725?]
The WARS In ENGLAND, SCOTLAND And IRELAND. Or An Impartial Account of all the Battels,ÊSieges, and Other Remarkable Transactions, Revolutions and Accidents, which have happened from the beginning of the Reign of King Charles I. in 1625, to His Majesties happy Restauration, 1660. Illustrated with Pictures of some Considerable matters curiously Ingraven on Copper Plates
London:: Printed for John How, at the Seven Stars in Sweetings Alley near the Royal Exchange in Cronhill.. 1681.. 12mo: A - I^12. A1 = Frontis; B1 = Plate 2 & B12 = Plate 3; F12 = Plate 4. 1st edition (Wing C7357A). [4], 210 pp.. Later full brown sheep [late 18th/early 19th C?]. gilt stamped title lettering to spine. Bound w/o paste-downs.. General binding wear with spine & joints rubbed. Old bookseller slip. taped to initial blank leaf. A VG copy.. The more scarcer imprint of this title, with ESTC showing just 2 holdings [King's Lynn & the Bodleian]. ABPC show just one copy of this title to auction in the last 30+ years, which was the more common Crouch/How imprint. . Frontis, showing the House of Lords and House of Commons, signed "I. Drapentier". 3 internal copperplate engravings, each depciting 3 scenes. The first two not included in the pagination, but are part of the registration. The 3rd plate comprises pp. 137/138.
Bookseller: Tavistock Books, ABAA
Check availability:

Search for more books on viaLibri

LINK TO THIS PAGE: https://www.vialibri.net/years/books/3028157/1681-burton-richard-39to-the-readero-so-the-wars-in-england-scotland-and

Browse more rare books from the year 1681