Sir Harry Vane - His Life and Times (1613-1662)

By: Adamson, Jack H.

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Book Condition: Very Good+


Stated First Printing in original unclipped jacket. Red cloth boards with blue cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. 498 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has several short closed edge tears, small shallow chip at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Emissar of Charles the First, second governor of Massachusetts, pillar of the Protectorate, and victim of Charles the Second, atypical Puritan and passionate lover, Sir Harry Vane was a man of peace who initiated genocide in the New World and found martyrdom in the Old. His experience reaches from Indian wigwam to royal palace. This is an unparalleled picture of a formative age which is with us yet.

Title: Sir Harry Vane - His Life and Times (1613-1662)

Author Name: Adamson, Jack H.

Categories: History, Biography,

Edition: First

Publisher: Boston, Gambit: 1973

ISBN Number: 0876450648

ISBN Number 13: 9780876450642

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good Jacket

Seller ID: 026034

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