"Most Interesting Trials Prior to the Revolution of 1688" Trials. Phillipps, Samuel March [1780-1862], Editor. State Trials; Or, A Collection of the Most Interesting Trials, Prior to the Revolution of 1688, Reviewed and Illustrated. London: Published by W. Walker, 1826. Two volumes. xvi, 480; vii, 420 pp. Octavo (8" x 5-1/4"). Later library cloth, red and black lettering pieces and small location labels to spines. Light soiling, light rubbing to extremities, some chipping to spine labels. Moderate toning to text, a few cracks to text blocks, a few leaves partially detached, library stamps to preliminaries, brief annotations to versos of title pages. $100. * Only edition. Well-written and selected, this set includes the trials of Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Henry Vane, William Stayley, Algernon Sydney and the Seven Bishops. Catalogue of the Library of the Harvard Law School (1909) II:346.
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