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. The translator has inserted "Mr. Stranguage and Mr. Camden's account of Queen Mary's trial and condemnation, as collected by Dr. Mackenzie" (p. 299-309). "With notes illustrating and confirming the most material passes of this history, collected from cotemporary [sic] and other authors of the greaters character and reputation.
- Publisher: printed for the Author
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1725
- Place Published: Edinburgh
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Very good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
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, 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.