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THE MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF JOHN EVELYN  ... COMPRISING HIS DIARY FROM THE YEAR 1641 TO 1705/6 ... TO WHICH IS SUBJOINED THE PRIVATE CORRESPONDANCE BETWEEN KING CHARLES 1 AND ... SIR EDWARD NICHOLAS ... AND SIR EDWARD HYDE by WILLIAM BRAY - First Edition - 1818 - from E C Books and Biblio.com

THE MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF JOHN EVELYN ... COMPRISING HIS DIARY FROM THE YEAR 1641 TO 1705/6 ... TO WHICH IS SUBJOINED THE PRIVATE CORRESPONDANCE BETWEEN KING CHARLES 1 AND ... SIR EDWARD NICHOLAS ... AND SIR EDWARD HYDE

by WILLIAM BRAY

Condition: Good/No Jacket


London: Henry COLBURN, 1818 Two volumes complete, with map, portraits, engravings and tables. Original full leather binding with weak hinges which will need attention in due course. Clean contents, but occasional stains - images on request. Historically important work. Bray produced the first edition of his diaries, which offer a fine contemporary insight to the English Revolutionary period. The diaries include correspondence with key figures, for example Sir Edward Hyde.
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  • Bookseller: E C Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 30555
  • Title: THE MEMOIRS OF THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF JOHN EVELYN ... COMPRISING HIS DIARY FROM THE YEAR 1641 TO 1705/6 ... TO WHICH IS SUBJOINED THE PRIVATE CORRESPONDANCE BETWEEN KING CHARLES 1 AND ... SIR EDWARD NICHOLAS ... AND SIR EDWARD HYDE
  • Author: WILLIAM BRAY
  • Format/binding: Full-Leather
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Henry COLBURN
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1818
  • Keywords: English Revolution; Charles 1; Cromwell; john evelyn;
  • Bookseller catalogs: HISTORY; Biography and autobiography;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / General;
  • Size: Quarto


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