11-12-2017 11-12-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3040B Boston
November 12, 2017 11:00AMCalender
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James I, King of England (1566-1625) The Workes of the Most High and Mightie Prince, Iames, by the Grace of God, King of Great Britaine

$1,353$1,100
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3040B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

James I, King of England (1566-1625) The Workes of the Most High and Mightie Prince, Iames, by the Grace of God, King of Great Britaine, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c. London: by Robert Barker and John Bill, 1616. First edition, first issue, half-title, engraved portrait, and engraved title, full page woodcut royal coat of arms, small engraved portrait of Prince Charles at the head of the dedication; later full calf, rebacked, ex libris Samuel Cabot, with his bookplate, 13 x 8 in.
Estimate $700-900

[pi]2, a-e4 (e3 cancelled and removed), A-Z6, Aa-Zz6, Aaa6, Bbb3.


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Keywords

Robert Barker, Samuel Cabot, Charles, John Bill, God, London, France, United Kingdom