Lot 13 of 312:
Documents from England's Glorious Revolution, 1692  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$240
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
State tracts, being a farther collection of several choice treaties relating to the government from the year 1660 to 1689: now published in a body, to shew the necessity, and clear the legality of the late revolution, and our present happy settlement, under the auspicious reign of Their Majesties, King William and Queen Mary
Author:
Place:
London
Publisher:
Richard Baldwin
Date:
1692
Description:

[8], 499 pp. (Folio) 31.5x20 cm (12½x8"), period calf, rebacked with modern calf, spine ruled in gilt, raised bands.

Important documentation of the "Glorious Revolution" of 1688-89, when the reigning king, James II, was replaced with the joint monarchy of his protestant daughter Mary and her Dutch husband, William of Orange. Ownership signature of Thomas Rokeby to front pastedown.

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Condition:
The original calf worn, attractively and serviceably rebacked with original endpapers retained; very good.
 
Item number:
304203
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