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The Anglophile and the Professor

Thu, Oct 19, 2023 10:00AM EDT
Lot 950

7 Works on King Charles I & II, James II, 18/19th C

Estimate: $200 - $300
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Property from the Collection of Ronald Onorato, Savannah, GA


7 Works Relating to King Charles I & II and King James II, 18th/19th C, comprising Bulstrode, Richard MEMOIRS AND REFLECTIONS UPON THE REIGN AND GOVERNMENT OF KING CHARLES 1ST AND K. CHARLES II (London, 1721), 8vo, speckled calf, label (splitting to joints); Savile, George A CHARACTER OF KING CHARLES THE SECOND AND POLITICAL, MORAL, AND MISCELLANEOUS THOUGHTS AND REFLECTIONS (London, 1750), 8vo, calf, bookplate (wear and minor cracking to joints); GUILHELMI MUSGRAVE, REGIAE SOCIETATIS...GETA BRITANNICUS (Iscae Dunmoniorum, 1715), paneled calf, with folding engravings (splitting to joints); Warwick, Sir Philip MEMOIRS OF THE REIGN OF KING CHARLES I WITH A CONTINUATION TO THE HAPPY RESTAURATION OF KING CHARLES II (London, 1701), engraved frontispiece portrait (upper cover detached, pages trimmed top edge, and some on side); Walpole, Horace HISTORIC DOUBTS ON THE LIFE AND REIGN OF KING RICHARD III (London, Dodsley, 1768), frontispiece, first edition, armorial bookplates, rebacked (joints and edges worn, some foxing); THE LIFE OF JAMES II (London, 1703), 2nd edition, paneled calf, frontispiece portrait (both covers detached, restorations to page 1, frontispiece with some restoration and laid down); and ABSTRACTS OF WILTSHIRE INQUISITIONES POST MORTEM...IN THE REIGN OF KING CHARLES I, ed, Edward Alexander Fry and George S. Fry (London, 1893), quarter-calf (minor wear to joints, occasional foxing).

Measurements: Height: of largest 9 in. x Width: 7 1/2 in. x Depth: 1 in.


Worn condition, see description and photos.

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