EXCELLENT CONTINENTAL PIGSKIN BINDING ([ 1684 ])

CROUCH, Nathaniel

THE WARS IN ENGLAND SCOTLAND AND IRELAND, Nath.Crouch

Date: [ 1684 ]

[BURTON, Richard] CROUCH, Nathaniel. The Wars in England, Scotland and Ireland. Or an Impartial Account of all the Battels, Sieges, and other Remarkable Transactions, Revolutions and Accidents, which have happened from the beginning of the Reign of King CHARLES I.in 1625.to His Majesties happy Restauration,1660. Illustrated with Pictures of some Considerable matters curiously Ingraven on Copper Plates. By Richard Burton. The Fifth Edition very much Enlarged. LONDON. Printed for Nath.Crouch at the Bell in the Poultry, near Cheapside 1684. Pp[v] 231,[iii] but with erratic pagination. With plates and a lovely continental pigskin binding in unrepaired original condition, original label to the spine, chipped, all edges red. Unusual to have a continental binding on an English book. Some worming throughout, mainly one track which varies from about 2.5 cm long down to a single hole.”Richard Burton” is spurious, and the work is attributed to Nathaniel Crouch. Sold as an excellent small binding.

£450

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