412.

Lot Description

THE WHOLE PROCEEDING UPON THE ARRAIGNMENT TRYAL CONVICTION AND ATTAINDER OF CHRISTOPHER LAYER ESQ FOR HIGH TREASON IN COMPASSING AND IMAGINING THE DEATH OF THE KING, London, printed by S Buckley, 1722, 1st edition, bound in with 4 other relevant works comprising A REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY ORDER OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS TO EXAMINE CHRISTOPHER LAYER AND OTHERS…, London, printed for Jacob Tonson, Bernard Lintot and William Taylor, 1722, 1st edition; APPENDIXES REFERR’D TO IN THE REPORT FROM THE COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY ORDER OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS TO EXAMINE CHRISTOPHER LAYER AND OTHERS ETC…, London, printed for Jacob Tonson, Bernard Lintot and William Taylor, 1722, 1st edition; SEVERAL EXAMINATIONS TAKEN BEFORE ONE OF HIS MAJESTY’S PRINCIPAL SECRETARIES OF STATE TOGETHER WITH TWO LETTERS REFERRED TO IN SOME OF THE SAID EXAMINATIONS LAID BEFORE THE HOUSE OF COMMONS, London, printed for Jacob Tonson, Bernard Lintot and William Taylor, 1723, 1st edition; A REPORT FROM THE LORDS COMMITTEES TO WHOM THE REPORT AND ORIGINAL PAPERS DELIVERED BY THE HOUSE OF COMMONS AT SEVERAL CONFERENCES WERE REFERRED AND WHO WERE IMPOWERED BY THE HOUSE OF LORDS TO EXAMINE CHRISTOPHER LAYER…, London, printed for Edmund Parker and Jacob Tonson, 1733, 1st edition, folio, contemporary blind stamped half re-backed (not recent), crimson morocco gilt spine labels, inner joints reinforced, previously sold in these rooms from the collection of the late Ron Fiske of Morningthorpe Manor with his bookplate on front paste down

Est. Price £200 - £250

Please log in or register an account to place bids

Next lots in this sale

Request Valuation

Request an online valuation or appointment

Learn more about the value of your item by filling in our simple form.

Register Future Sales

Register for future sales

Be the first to hear about upcoming sales by signing up to our email updates.

View Catalogue

View our current catalogues

Look through the current catalogue and see which lots are coming up.

Sales Calendar

View our sales calendar

Never miss one of our sales again with our easy-to-read calendar.

Archived Sales

Access our archived sales

Check realised auction prices from all Departments

Latest Department News

This department has no news to read at present