Nalson, John ~ A True Copy of the Journal of the High Court of Justice, for the Tryal of K. Charles I. As it wasRead in the House of Commons and Attested under the hand of Phelps, Clerk to that Infamous Court
Printed by H.C. for Thomas Dring, London 1684
First edition, London: H.C. for Thomas Dring, 1684. Attractive contemporary full mottled calf, light bumping and wear, raised bands and gilt tooling to spine. Three plates as called for, the engraved frontispiece with explanation, portrait of Charles and plate of the Court. Alphabetical Catalogue of The Members of the Execrable Pretended High Court of Justice in red, plus advertisement leaf at end (half uncut). Charles 1 portrait leaf & LXIX leaf partly loose, minute spotting to front blanks and a tiny single worm trail in margin of first 10 leaves. Provenance: Coker Court (bookplate)Collation:  (explanation of frontispiece, frontispiece, dedication, note to reader and Charles 1 portrait), lxx (introduction),  (plate of court and explanation), 128,  (catalogue and advert). Note Portrait present here, is often lacking.
BINDING : Hardback
BOOK CONDITION: Near Fine
JACKET: No Jacket
INVENTORY NUMBER: 108407