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First Irish edition. Small folio, 31 cm, pp [iv], xii, [iv] 'The Names of the Subscribers', 422 and including a handsome copper-plate portrait frontispiece of the author as Chancellor of England and Chancellor of the University of Oxford; pp [viii] portrait frontispiece, title & dedication, 459,  blank and pp [x] including the frontispiece portrait, title & imprimatur leaf & dedication, 445,  blank,  index in two columns,  blank. Contemporary dark brown calf decorated with blind fillets, rules and fleurons. Sympathetically rebacked at some time with red letter-pieces and five raised bands. Bookplates of Denis Murphy on upper paste-downs. See Davies 69 and also see DAVIES & KEELER 305 'The most important single authority for the two decades it covers, Anglican and royalist in point of view'. MORRILL 166. Three volumes.
Title: The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England, Begun in the Year 1641. With the precedent Passages, and Actions, that contri-buted thereunto, and the happy End and Conclusion therof by the King's blessed Restoration, and Return upon the 29th May, in the Year 1660.
Publisher: Dublin: Printed for John Hyde, and Robert Owen, Booksellers: 1719., 0
Book Condition: Very Good
kg: 1.00 kg
Seller ID: 3232
Keywords: Civil War, Cromwell, interregnum, Charles I, seventeenth century, 17th century, Stuarts, early modern, military