Auction Date: 5/03/2020 at 10:30 am
The Vale Royal Of England Or, The County Palatine Of Chester. To Which Is Annexed An Exact Chronology Of All Its Rulers And Governors Book 1656 Published by Mr. Daniel King. A First Edition of this scarce and important history. Engraved title, text title 8 pages of prelims 1 – 99, 5 pages of Table, 1 – 239, 10 pages, 1 – 55, title page, 1 – 5 pages. Additional engraved title, 2 double page maps/plans, 14 engraved plates (1 of which is folding, double page engraved plate) and several engraved illustrations within the text, one full page. A First Edition of this scarce and important and detailed history illustrated by Wenceslaus Holler, with maps and views, plus Coat of Arms of families of the county. Has been rebound in leather cover boards. Five raised bands, black title label and gilt to spine. Size 7¼" × 11½".