Symbols of English history, by J. C. Prior

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      GB 206 MS 1658
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      1 vol. (82 ff. alternating plain and ruled) Marbled boards, spine lettered "Symbols of English history" in gold on leather

Scope and Content

The plates, numbered 1-39, illustrate events from English history from 54 B.C. to 1817 A.D., with accompanying descriptive notes

Administrative / Biographical History

The plates and text, drawn and composed in the same hand, reflect a personal selection of events from English history, but contain no indication of personal, i.e. biographical identity other than the name J. C. Prior on the title page

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Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Bought from Quaritch (Phillips sale, 9 November 2001)


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