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Arcana Gallica or, the Secret History of France, for the Last Century


Author/Editor: John Oldmixon
Year: 1714
Publisher: A. Bell London
Binding: Hardback
Size: 8vo
Overall condition: Good
Book weight (kg): 0.628

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“Shewing by what Steps the French Ministers destroy’d the LIBERTIES of that Nation in general, and the PROTESTANT RELIGION in particular. With a view of the Distractions and Civil Wars during the Two Minorities in that Period. Collected from the most Authentick Authorities, never before Printed in France or England. By the Author of the Secret History of Europe”. Leather binding, original (gilt decoration), but with new leather spine strips (5 raised bands). Book plate of Abercromby of Birkenbog Bar’t to front paste down. The first Baronet, Sir Alexander Abercromby of Birkenbog (1603-1684) was a Covenanter and member of the Scottish Parliament. Condition: Insect damage, most pronounced at prelims, but reduced to a pin hole through bottom margin of text pages. Pages somewhat grubby. Detailed photographs on request.