THE HISTORY OF THE REVOLUTION IN SWEDEN, Occasion'd by the Change of Religion, and Alteration of The Government, in that Kingdom bound with THE REVOLUTIONS OF PORTUGAL. VERTOT, René Aubert de Vertot d'Aubeuf.

THE HISTORY OF THE REVOLUTION IN SWEDEN, Occasion'd by the Change of Religion, and Alteration of The Government, in that Kingdom bound with THE REVOLUTIONS OF PORTUGAL

London: M. Poulson, W. Taylor, et. al./W. Taylor and C. Rivington, 1723/1724. Fifth Edition/Early Edition. Hardcover. Two octavo (4-3/4" x 7-3/4") volumes bound in one in early paneled calf leather with a gilt-lettered morocco spine label; [xxiv], 312; viii, iv, 138; [10] pages. The second volume has a frontispiece illustration of a battle. First title translated into English by J. Mitchell; the second translation not credited. Both of these titles by the French clergyman and historian first appeared in the last decade of the 17th century. Many lousy copies of these titles are available online, but few in the Near Fine condition of this volume. Contents clean and crisp, interesting old bookplate pasted over another interesting bookplate on the front pastedown; binding lovely with the spine darkened and minor wear along the joints, covers tight. Near Fine. Item #020570

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