Remains of Sir Walter Raleigh Rare Antiquarian Book 1681

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Raleigh, Sir Walter, Remains of Sir Walter Raleigh, Maxims of State, Advice to his son; his Son’s advice to his father; His sceptick; obfervations concerning the Caufes of the magnificency and opulency of cities.  Obfervations touching trade and commerce with the Hollander and other nations; proving that our Sea and Land Commodities, enrich and strengthen other countries.  His Letters to divers persons of quality; the prerogative of Parliaments in England, proved in dialogue between a councillor of State and a Justice of Peace.  1681, hc, 32mo. 396pp. Tan calf boards, slightly faded gilt title and date on spine.  Binding very good, modern repair to front endpaper to re-attach to spine.  This features a charming engraving of Sir Walter himself.  A rare book and still an exciting read.

Very rare, a real treasure.  Any questions please ask.

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Description

Raleigh, Sir Walter, Remains of Sir Walter Raleigh, Maxims of State, Advice to his son; his Son’s advice to his father; His sceptick; obfervations concerning the Caufes of the magnificency and opulency of cities.  Obfervations touching trade and commerce with the Hollander and other nations; proving that our Sea and Land Commodities, enrich and strengthen other countries.  His Letters to divers persons of quality; the prerogative of Parliaments in England, proved in dialogue between a councillor of State and a Justice of Peace.  1681, hc, 32mo. 396pp. Tan calf boards, slightly faded gilt title and date on spine.  Binding very good, modern repair to front endpaper to re-attach to spine.  This features a charming engraving of Sir Walter himself.  A rare book and still an exciting read.

Very rare, a real treasure.  Any questions please ask.

Ankh Antiquarian Books has been selling fine Egyptology since 1989 and you can buy with confidence with my 100% feedback with no negatives ever since 2003.

Item Specifics

Condition: Very Good

Features: 1st Edition, Leather Bound
Subjects: Philosophy
Format: Hardcover
Age Level: Adults
Special Attributes: Rare
Country: England
Topic: Ancient, 17th Century
Era: 1700s
Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
Personalised: No
Modification Description: Has been expertly conserved
Language: English
Publication Year: 1681
Book Title: Remains of Sir Walter Raleigh
Intended Audience: Adults
Author: Sir Walter Raleigh
Narrative Type: Non-Fiction
Inscribed: No
Genre: History
Type: Academic History

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