Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    With a Wonderful Frontispiece Engraving of Charles I

    [Charles I]. [Walter Balcanquhall]. A Large Declaration Concerning the Late Tumults in Scotland, from Their first originals: Together with a Particular Deduction Of the seditious Practices of the prime Leaders of the Covenanters: Collected Out of Their Owne foule Acts and Writings... By the King. London: Printed by Robert Young, 1639.

    First edition. Folio. [iv], 430, [2, colophon leaf] pages. With a portrait frontispiece of Charles I.

    Full speckled calf binding, rebacked with the original spine title label and boards laid down, and the royal coat of arms stamped in gilt on the front cover. Noticeable wear to the board edges. Small portion of bottom corner front free endpaper torn away. A few preliminary leaves with lightly tattered fore-edges. Minor scattered foxing. Small repaired tear on the recto of the frontispiece. Two bookplates to front pastedown, one from John Camp Williams, the other The Marquis of Stafford. Bookplate of Sir John Leveson Gower pasted to the verso of the title page. A very good copy.

    STC 21906.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    7th-9th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 937

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 March 4 Rare Books Signature Auction Books Signature Auction - New York .

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 June 22 - 23 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential &  Political Americana, Part V - Dallas
    2019 June 22 - 23 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential & Political Americana, Part V - Dallas
    REALIZED $745,438