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Kingston, Richard (b. 1635?) A True History of the Several Designs and Conspiracies against his Majesties Sacred Person and Government

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2658B
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$210$175

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Books & Manuscripts - 2658B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 01, 2013 11:00AM

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Kingston, Richard (b. 1635?) A True History of the Several Designs and Conspiracies against his Majesties Sacred Person and Government as they were continually Carry'd on from 1688 till 1697.
London: for the author, sold by Abel Roper, 1698.
Octavo, without the leaf before the title, ?blank, with no advertisements at the end of the text, in contemporary speckled calf, tooled in blind, later label, short crack at the top of the front board, later label and endleaves, 6 1/2 x 4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Title is A2, as reported by ESTC: A2-8, B-V8, X4.


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Kingston, London, Abel Roper

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