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A Journal of the Swedish Embassy In the Years 1653 and 1654

By Bulstrode Whitelocke and Charles Morton; Edited by Henry Reeve

1855 - London - Longmans, Brown, Green and Longmans

9" by 5.5"; (xlvii) 451pp.; 468pp.

 

DETAILS

An account of the activities within the Swedish Embassy in 1653 and 1654.

A new edition, edited by Henry Reeve.

First published from the original manuscript  by Dr. Charles Morton.

Sir Bulstrode Whitelocke (6 August 1605 28 July 1675) was an English lawyer, writer, parliamentarian and Lord Keeper of the Great Seal of England.

With details of the Swedish alliance negotiated by Whitelocke between Oliver Cromwell and Christina, Queen of Sweden.

Complete in two volumes.

CONDITION

Rebacked in red cloth with original boards preserved. Externally, sound, though with wear to the extremities and marks to the boards. Bumping to the spine also. Hinges tender, with endpapers working loose. Internally, generally firmly bound although strained in places. Ink annotations to title page. Pages have some marginal browning and some institutional ink stamps, but are otherwise clean. Overalll: GOOD ONLY.

 


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