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Behold! Two Letters, The One Written by the POPE  

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Behold! Two Letters, the One Written by the Pope to the (then) Prince of Wales, now King of England...

Du Chesne, Andrew





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

Small chips at top right corner of leaves, fore-edge margin cropped with slight loss to text, hint of worming; very good.

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