Lot 246 of 429:
Behold! Two Letters, The One Written by the POPE  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Behold! Two Letters, the One Written by the Pope to the (then) Prince of Wales, now King of England...
Author:
Du Chesne, Andrew
Place:
[London]
Publisher:
Date:
1642
Description:

6 pp. (4to) 19x13.5 cm (7½x5¼") cropped, modern quarter red niger by Sangorski & Sutcliffe, ornamented and lettered in gilt, Cockerell marbled paper-covered boards. 

"Printed in the yeare of Discoveries".

Title continures:  ...The Other, An Answere to the said Letter, by the said Prince, now his Majesty of England. Being an Extract out of the History of England, Scotland, and Ireland, Written in French by Andrew du Chesne Geographer to the K. of France, (lib. 22. fol. 11162. Printed at Paris: Cum Privilegio) and now translated into English.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Small chips at top right corner of leaves, fore-edge margin cropped with slight loss to text, hint of worming; very good.
 
Item number:
294651
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