1680 Restoration King Charles Ii John Price George Monck Mystery Method First Ed For Sale
1680, John Price, Mystery and Method of His Majesty's Happy Restauration, Charles II
John. The Mystery and Method of His
Majesty’s Happy Restauration, Laid Open to Publick View. London: Printed
for James Vade at the Cock and Sugar-Loaf , 1680. Octavo, frontispiece + 18
pages + 162 pages. First Edition.
Royalist John Price was the Chaplain
of George Monck, the Duke of
Albemarle and Captain General of all the King’s Land Forces. Privy to all the
Secret Passages and Particularities of that Glorious Revolution which restored Charles II as King of England, Scotland
and Ireland after years of English Civil
War. Monck played a pivotal role in the Restoration of Charles II, the
whole event here fascinatingly recounted in this 1680 First Edition by the eye
witness John Price: The Mystery and Method of His Majesty’s Happy Restauration, Laid Open
to Publick View.
Condition notes: Good. This
octavo, measuring 6 inches by 3 ¾ inches, is bound in contemporary calf. The
front board, which is detached, bears the name plate of Robert Heron (Ardua
Petit Ardea). Light marginal spotting and edge wear, the overall tenor of the
text in this 1680 First Edition of Price’s The
Mystery and Method of His Majesty’s Happy Restauration being very
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1680 Restoration King Charles Ii John Price George Monck Mystery Method First Ed: $273