The Life of Mary Stewart, Queen of Scotland and France. Written Originally in French and Now Done into English
BOISGUILBERT, P. Le Pesant de (Pierre le Pesant); FREEBAIRN, James (trans.)
A translation of Boisguillebert's Marie Stuart, published at Paris, 1675. Title continues: "With notes illustrating and confirming the most material Passages of this History, collected from Cotemporary, and other Authors of the Greatest Character and Reputation." At rear is inserted "Mr. Stranguage and Mr. Camden's Account of Queen Mary's Trial and Condemnation, as collected by Dr. Mackenzie" (pp. 299-309).
Publisher: printed for the Author
Date Published: 1725
Place Published: Edinburgh
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: lviii, 328 p. 20 cm. Full leather with gilt spine. Frontispiece missing. Chipped spine ends, gilt lettering wearing off, scuff and small stain to back cover, corners worn. Bookplate of Thomas Missing on front pastedown endpaper, bookplate of John Hog on rear of title, hole in front free endpaper, small tear in p. 113, small hole in p. 243, bottom of rear free endpaper chipped, some smudging in margins.