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    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.

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    April, 2011
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