London: Society of Antiquaries of London, 1817. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #269617-H
18 pages, 464 pages, 50 plates (some large). Bound in two volumes in modern brown cloth, gilt lettered spine. Owner's name of front free endpaper. Contents clean and bright throughout. A very sound 2 volume set. This volume contains, 1. A Description of a large Collection of Pennies of Henry II. discovered at Tealby, in Lincolnshire. 2. Observations on the History and Use of Seals in England. 3. Two English Poems of the time of Richard II. 4. Two Original Papers. One, a Letter containing an Account of the Reception of King Charles II., when Prince of Wales, at Cambridge, in 1641. the Second , the Appointment of Sir Ralph Hare. 5. Account of a Tract, from the Press of Richard Pynson, relating to the Esposals and Marriage of Mary, daughter of King Henry the Seventh, with Charles Prince of Castile. 6. Some Remarks on the Original Seal belonging to the Abbey of Wilton. 7. St. Martin's Rings. 8. Copy of an Original Letter from Cardinal Wolsey, immediately upon his Disgrace, to Gardiner, afterwards Bishop of Winchester. And many others. Size: Quarto (24 x 29.5 cms). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Archaeology; Archaeologia; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 269617-H. This book is heavy and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
Keywords: BZDB395 Archaeology; Archaeologia; Antiquarian & Rare. Archaeologia or Miscellaneous Tracts relating to Antiquity Volume 18 part 1 2 1817 Published by the Society of Antiquaries of London