The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England
The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England
The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England

The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England

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Author: Clarendon, Edward, Earl Of.

Title: The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England (6 Volumes)

Publisher: Clarendon Press 1819

Description: A striking bound edition of this 6 volume set.

This account of the English civil wars is remarkable for having been written by someone directly involved.

Clarendon, a once successful lawyer, wrote History whilst in exile in France, after being advisor to Charles I. He brought about the Restoration of Charles II and became an Earle in 1661.

Condition: Excellent Condition. Slight offsetting from frontispiece to title page. Otherwise textblock clean throughout.

Binding: Bound in quarter navy leather, with beautiful hand marbled endpapers and matching boards. Five raised bands with gold detail to spine. Title to spine on burgundy leather labels. Marbled edges. 

Size: 225 mm x 140 mm

Ref: SJB/049