Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Catalogue of the Pamphlets, Books, Newspapers, and Manuscripts relating to the Civil War, the Commonwealth, and Restoration, Collected by George Thomason, 1640-1661. Vol. I. 1640-1652; Vol. II. Catalogue of the Collection, 1653-1661. Newspapers. Index. 2-vol. set (Complete)

London: British Museum, 1908. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto (10 x 6 1/2"). [2], xxv, [3], 895, [1]pp (Vol. 1); [2], 767, [1]pp (Vol. 2). Modern grey cloth, with gold lettering to spines. Top paper edges gilt.

Catalogue of George Thomason's impressive and massive collection of more than 22,000 books and pamphlets published during the time of the English Civil War and the interregnum.

Thomason's collection was formerly known as the "King's Pamphlets" after King George III, but is now called the Thomason Collection of Civil War Tracts.

Minor soiling to binding. Ex-library copy, with reference sticker at upper front joint and tail of spines, stamp at top and bottom paper edges. Bookplate on inside of each front cover and pocket / printed notice at verso of back covers. Binding and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #46659

Price: $125.00

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