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2 Volumes. Large hardbacks. Main volume is 18.5 x 11 inches, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Index volume is 16 x 11 inches, quarter bound brown cloth with marbled paper boards, gilt lettering to spine. In very good condition. Both volumes in contemporary library bindings. Bookplates “Bath Municipal Library” to front endpapers, with relevant codes inscribed to endpapers. Library stamp to rear of title pages. Some moderate foxing to early pages, some minor light stains to page edges. Inside pages much cleaner with only little foxing. Else very clean and tight copies. 752pp + (xii + 80pp Dissertation.) Approx 200pp Index (Unpaginated). Illustrated with fine engraved decorative head and tailpieces and illustrated engraved letterpieces.
Title: The History and Antiquities of the Exchequer of the Kings of England, In Two Periods; To wit, From the Norman Conquest, to the end of the Reign of K. John; and from the End of the Reign of K. John, to the End of the Reign of K. Edward II: Taken from Records, together with a correct copy of the Ancient Dialogue... and a Dissertation concerning the most ancient ‘Great Roll’ of the Exchequer... With Index Volume. Two Volumes.
Publisher: London, John Matthews, 1711:
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Seller ID: 82101
Keywords: HISTORY MADOX, Thomas: The History and Antiquities of the Exchequer of the Kings of England, In Two Periods; From the Norman Conquest, end of the Reign of K. John, Ancient Dialogue, Dissertation concerning the most ancient ‘Great Roll’ of the Exchequer, John Matthews, 1711, Bath Municipal Library, engraved decorations, parliament, kings, government, monarchy,