Memoirs of the Life of Sir Stephen Fox, Kt. From his First Entrance upon the Stage of Action under the Lord Piercy, till his Decease

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Memoirs of the Life of Sir Stephen Fox, Kt. From his First Entrance upon the Stage of Action under the Lord Piercy, till his Decease

[PITTIS, William]

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Title continues: "Wherein are inserted, many Curious Incidents and Passages not mention'd in the Great Earl of Clarendon's History, during the Reigns of King Charles and King James the Second, King William, and the late Queen Anne; as also during the two First Years of his present Majesty King George: With an Account of that most excellent Patriot's diffusive Charities and Benefactions. TO WHICH IS ADDED, A succinct Account of his Will and Testament, with the Particulars of the Legacies bequeath'd therein to his Relations and Friends; together with some memorable Transactions relating to his Son Charles Fox, Esq; likewise deceas'd; with a Copy of the Schedule annex'd to his Last Will and Testament, wherein are also contain'd the respective Legacies he left behind him; faithfully extracted from the Prerogative Office in Doctors Commons."

Publication Info

  • Publisher: John Sackfield
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1717
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    vii, 149, iv p. 23 cm. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Replacement binding with earlier covers and paper label attached. New endpapers. Front hinge and many page edges repaired. Half-title stained. Ink notes on reverse of half-title as well as scattered throughout. Pencil underlining of text throughout but not intrusive to reading.

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