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Respublica, sive Status Regni Scotiae et Hiberniae. Diversorum Autorum. by Various Authors - 1st Edition  - 1627 - from Tarrington Books and

Respublica, sive Status Regni Scotiae et Hiberniae. Diversorum Autorum.

by Various Authors

Condition: Very Good

Lugd Bat. (Lugduni Batavorum/Leiden): Ex Officina Elseviriorum [Elzevir Press), 1627. 1st Edition . Very Good. 2.25 x 4.25 inches (6 x 10.5 cm). Fine 18th Century mottled calf leather binding. Spine has four raised bands red morocco title label, gilt decorated compartments. Sewn bands and silk page marker. Marbled endpapers, speckled page edges. Good solid binding, slight cracking to joints, slight loss to foot of spine, board corners worn. Engraved title page, very clean text throughout. Latin text. First printing with final Summa Privilegii page dated 15 May, 1626. An attractive Elzevir Press edition, one of their 'Petites Republiques' series. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 2.25 x 4.25 inches (6 x 10.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 16mo. 280, [1]
  • Bookseller: Tarrington Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1167E036
  • Title: Respublica, sive Status Regni Scotiae et Hiberniae. Diversorum Autorum.
  • Author: Various Authors
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Ex Officina Elseviriorum [Elzevir Press)
  • Place: Lugd Bat. (Lugduni Batavorum/Leiden)
  • Date published: 1627
  • Keywords: Elzevir Press, Elzevirs, Elsevier, Elzevier, Politics, Scotland, Ireland, Latin language Politics
  • Bookseller catalogs: Fine Bindings; Politics;
  • Subjects: POLITICAL SCIENCE / General;
  • Size: 2.25 x 4.25 inches (6 x 10.5 cm)


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