THE HISTORY OF THE REBELLION AND CIVIL WARS IN ENGLAND, Edward Hyde Clarendon, Earl of.

THE HISTORY OF THE REBELLION AND CIVIL WARS IN ENGLAND,

Begun in the Year 1641. With the precedent Passages, and Actions, that contributed thereunto, and the happy End, and Conclusion thereof by the Kings' blessed Restoration, and Return, upon the 29th of May, in the Year 1660. [In six volumes, together with] THE LIFE OF EDWARD EARL OF CLARENDON, LORD HIGH CHANCELLOR OF ENGLAND... written by Himself.... [Two volumes]. Together eight volumes, comprising over 3,600 pages, 96 engraved plates (7 folding, including 3 maps), a few decorative initials and tailpieces, indices; later qr. calf with gilt lettered spines, brown cloth boards, sometimes a trifle marked or worn; top edges stained brown, others sprinkled red; later endpapers; name in ink on one title page, upper hinge starting in last two volumes, a few small marginal tears and wormholes, a little light soiling, creasing, and foxing; Oxford, 1717[The History]; 1740[The Life]. *The first detailed history of the English Civil War, originally published from 1702-4 . The plates are mostly portraits of men of the time. Item #139555

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