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Sir R.Baker, Knight.

A CHRONICLE OF THE KINGS OF ENGLAND, FROM THE TIME OF THE ROMANS GOVERNMENT UNTO THE DEATH OF KING JAMES. CONTAINING ALL PASSAGES OF STATE AND CHURCH, WITH ALL OTHER OBSERVATIONS PROPER FOR A CHRONICLE. FAITHFULLY COLLECTED OUT OF AUTHORS ANCIENT AND MODERN; AND DIGESTED INTO A NEW METHOD. WHEREUNTO IS NOW ADDED IN THIS THIRD EDITION, THE REIGN OF KING CHARLES, I. WITH A CONTINUATION OF THE CHRONICLE TO THE END OF THE YEAR M. DC. LVIII. BEING A FULL NARRATIVE OF THE AFFAIRES OF ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, AND IRELAND; MORE ESPECIALLY RELATING UNTO THE TRANSACTIONS OF CHARLES, CROWNED KING OF THE SCOTS AT SCONE, ON THE FIFTH DAY OF JANUARY 1650.

Sir R.Baker, Knight.

A CHRONICLE OF THE KINGS OF ENGLAND, FROM THE TIME OF THE ROMANS GOVERNMENT UNTO THE DEATH OF KING JAMES. CONTAINING ALL PASSAGES OF STATE AND CHURCH, WITH ALL OTHER OBSERVATIONS PROPER FOR A CHRONICLE. FAITHFULLY COLLECTED OUT OF AUTHORS ANCIENT AND MODERN; AND DIGESTED INTO A NEW METHOD. WHEREUNTO IS NOW ADDED IN THIS THIRD EDITION, THE REIGN OF KING CHARLES, I. WITH A CONTINUATION OF THE CHRONICLE TO THE END OF THE YEAR M. DC. LVIII. BEING A FULL NARRATIVE OF THE AFFAIRES OF ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, AND IRELAND; MORE ESPECIALLY RELATING UNTO THE TRANSACTIONS OF CHARLES, CROWNED KING OF THE SCOTS AT SCONE, ON THE FIFTH DAY OF JANUARY 1650. London, printed by E. Cotes, and are sold by G.Saubridg at the Bible on Ludgate-Hill. 1660

Description

1660, folio, pp(x) + 96, 197-232, 133-385, 384-454, 457-504, 405-430, 433-466, 447-406 [i.e. 506], [4], 507-546, 457-458 + (xlvii), black and white frontispiece, full calf. Despite the erratic pagination, this is complete and collates with ESTC.

Footnote

Sir Richard Baker (1568-1645), politician, historian and theologian.

Current Condition

A later binding, with some foxing on the endpaper otherwise a remarkably good copy.

Price

£375.00