November 5, 2016, 2:00 PM EST
Macon, GA, USALive Auction
Lot 98: [17th century British Law, Acts](21 views)
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Description: ANNO REGNI CAROLI II IN THE THIRTEENTH YEAR OF THE REIGN OF CHARLES TO THE FOURTEENTH DAY OF FEBRUARY 1669/70. [Bound With] ANNO REGNI CAROLI II TO THE FOURTH DAY OF FEBRUARY 1672/73. Savoy and London (respectively), 1671 and 1673 (respectively.) Folio, 10.75" x 6.76". 292; 211, , first work lacking P2 which appears to be a blank. Bound in full early sheep with modern title label in gilt. Hinges with cracks near head and tail, loss to spine ends, the whole with scuffing/rubbing, pastedown with William Orde bookplate and Orde ink inscription to upper title margin, some light toning and foxing, a few minor stains, Very Good. ********************************* Collection of acts from the reign of Charles, including An Act to Prevent Malicious Maiming and Wounding, An Act for an Additional Excise upon Beer, Ale and other Liquors, and many others.