Lot 285Parliament Ordinance Publication 1643 of the Lords and...

Auction Date: 1/03/2016 at 10:30 am



Parliament Ordinance Publication 1643 of the Lords and Commons Assembled for the Speedy Raising of Moneys 23rd July a 25 page publication regarding quickly raising money by Customs and new Imposts for the maintenance of the Army of the Commonwealth. The war against the King was not going well for the Parliamentary Forces at that time, hence the pressing need for more money for additional troops. Printed for John Wright in the Old Bailey, rebound in boards and well presented, size 15 x 19.5cm approx. t/w Mercurius Rustcius 1685 a 50 page account in English regarding the plundering of the Church during the Commonwealth, in fair to good condition, ideal for binding (2)

Hammer Price: £110.00

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