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    Joshua Barnes. The History of That Most Victorious Monarch Edward III. Cambridge: John Hays, 1688.

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    First edition. Quarto. [16], 911, [1] pages. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Edward III and two engraved portrait plates. Title page in red and black, large decorated initials. Bound in full calf, rebacked, restored corners. Gilt board edges. New spine with six raised bands and old gilt lettered title label in compartment. Armorial bookplate of John Jeane Coney.


    Binding rubbed, scuffed, and chipped, corners bumped. Numerous ink annotations on blanks and in margins with bleedthrough, few in text, including ink annotations and marks on title page. Page 457with small manuscript leaf tipped onto outer margin, small old paper repair to Ii3. Pages with edge wear, few minor edge tears, some light foxing, and occasional soiling. Very good.

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