Acts of Union England & Wales. Final Session of Henry VIII's Reformation Parliament (1536)

HENRY VIII King 1491-1547

Anno XXVII Henrici VIII. Actes made in the session of this present Parlyament holden upon prorogation at Westm, the IIII. day of February ,

Published: Tho. Berthelet

Date: 1536

In modern half calf, red marbled boards, some blind tooling. Spine, gilt titles & tooling. [92] pp, (A-G6 H4), black letter font with large woodcut initials, not dated but per ESTC either 1536 or 1540, title within ornamental borders, some light marginal staining (not affecting text), light edge browning. A very nice copy of a rare title.

ESTC S1949/50. Beale S169. STC9391.5

A printing of the Acts of the final session of the Reformation Parliament, is sometimes known as the Acts of Union. (1535. 27 Hen 8. c1-c27. which included `Offences at Sea concerning Pirates and Robbers. The Ecclesiastical cannons and The Laws in Wales - which lead to the Abolition of the Marcher Lordships and the establishment of 5 new Counties and the election of Welsh MPs to Westminster).


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