An Appealing Collection of Scottish Acts from 1424 to the Act of Union [Scotland]. Murray, Thomas [1630-1684], Compiler. The Laws and Acts of Parliament Made by King James the First, And His Royal Successors, Kings and Queen of Scotland in Two Parts. Part I. Collected, And Extracted, From the Publick Records of the Said Kingdom. Edinburgh: Printed by Iosua van Solingen, And Iohn Colmar, for David Lindsay, And His Co-Partners, 1682 [i.e. 1683]. [xii], 1018,  pp. [With] Murray, Thomas, Compiler. [Part II] The Acts Made in the First Parliament of Our Most High and Dread Soveraign, Charles the First.... Holden by Himselfe, Present in Person, With the Three Estates at Edinburgh, Upon the Twenty Eight Day of June, Anno Domini, 1633. Edinburgh: Printed by David Lindsay, 1683. 130, , 133-371, , 373-640,  pp. [Bound with] An Index or Abridgement of the Acts of Parliament, Made by K. James the I. And II. III. IV. V. Queen Mary, Ja. VI. K. Charles I. And Charles the II. Kings and Queen of Scotland. Digested into Heads, Set Down After the Order of the Alphabet. Edinburgh: Printed by John Reid, 1685. 292 pp. [And] The Laws and Acts Made in the First Parliament of Our Most High and Dread Sovereign James VII.... Holden at Edinburgh, April 23. 1685. By His Grace William Duke of Queensbury.... Lord High Treasurer of Scotland. His Majesty's High Commissioner for Holding this Parliament, By Virtue of a Commission Under His Majesty's Great Seal of this Kingdom. With Special Advice and Consent of the Estates of Parliament. Edinburgh: Printed by Robert Freebairn and Company, 1685. 875,  pp. Each session preceded by divisional title page. Four books bound as a three-volume set. 12mo. (5-3/4" x 3-1/4"). Contemporary calf, rebacked retaining portions of original gilt spines with raised bands and lettering pieces, spines of Volumes I and II reversed, blind rules to boards, blind tooling to board edges, hinges mended, endleaves retained. Some minor scuffs and tiny stains to boards, light rubbing to extremities, corners bumped, rear hinge of Volume I cracked, early owner bookplate to front pastedown of each volume. Light toning to text, light foxing, somewhat heavier in places, minor worming, faint dampstaining and foxing in a few places, a few passages have brief annotations and marking.
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