PAMPHLETS -- Approx. 176 pamphlets and 5 broadsides, 1582-1684, the great majority relating to the civil war and Commonwealth periods, collected in 8 volumes, 4° (175 x 118mm). Uniform early 20th-century half calf. Including:
[BACON, Francis]. A Confession of Faith. London: William Hope, 1641. 10p. A3 misnumbered A5. Title ornament. (Waterstained.) One of 3 editions appearing in 1641. 6 copies in ESTC. Gibson 202; Wing B-279 -- [PRYNNE, W.] A Plain ... Expedient to settle the Present Distractions of Both Kingdoms. Printed 1647. 8p. Wing P-4030A – [Prynne, W.] A Humble Remonstrance … against the Tax of Ship-money. Printed 1641. (No final blank.) Wing P-3983 – A Letter from the Armie. London: R[obert] I[bbotson], 1647. ,6p. Wing L-1514 – The Declaration of the Armie. [London]:1647. (Final leaf cropped with loss.) 6 copies. Wing D-642A – [Wheatly, W.] A Declaration of the Scottish Armie. London: R.V., . 8p. (Imprint cropped with loss.) 6 copies. Wing W-1597 – R.L. A Confutation of the Solemn League and Convenant. London:1648. (Cropped with some loss.) 6 copies. Wing L-53 -- The Demands, Resolutions and Intentions of the Armie. Printed 1648. 8p. 2 copies. Wing D-976 – [Charles I]. His Majesties Declaration Novemb. 17 from the Isle of Wight. London: M.W., 1648. 3 copies. Wing C-2212 – Fruitfull England like to become a Barren Wilderness. London:1648. ,14p. (Stain at corners.) Wing F-2252 -- To Thomas Lord Fairfax … the humble petition of prisoners for debt. London: 1649. 2 copies. Wing T-1715 – A Narrative of the proceedings of … Lord General Fairfax in the reducing of the revolted troops. Oxford: H.H., 1649. ,10p. (Lacking last 2 leaves?) 3 copies. Madan II, 2013; Wing N-214 – New Propositions from the Kingdom of Scotland to ... Charles Prince of Wales. Printed 1648. ,6p. 4 copies. Wing N-729 --The Times Dissected. Printed 1642. 12p. 7 copies. Wing T-1289 – BROOKS, T.The Hypocrite detected … in a Sermon. London: Hanna Allen, 1650. 5 copies. Wing B-4949 – LELAND, J. The Life of … Arthure, King of Great Brittaine. London: John Wolfe, 1582. (First two leaves torn with loss, lacks all after L2, waterstained.) STC 15441 – LILLY, W. Monarch or No Monarchy in England. London: Humfrey Blunden, 1651. Woodcuts. (Lacks last 2 leaves.) 5 copies. Wing L-228 – L.S. Natures Dowrie or The People’s Native Liberty asserted. London: W.R., 1652. Goldsmiths’ 1275; Wing S-111 – The Answer of the Parliament … also a Narrative of the late engagement between the English Fleet … and the Holland Fleet. London: John Field, 1652. 39,p. Wing E-1228 -- A Declaration or Manifest of … the States General of the United Netherland Provinces. Amsterdam: widow of van Wouw, 1652. ,14p. One copy (National Archives, differing collation). Cf. Wing N-480 – [BRADSHAW, W.] English Puritanisme … by William Ames. Printed 1641. (Stains, marginal worming.) Ames had translated this work into Latin. Second edition. Wing B-4158 – Certain Reasons tending to prove the Unlawfulnesse and Inexpediencie of all Diocesan Episcopacy. [Edinburgh?], printed [by J. Bryson], 1641. 6 copies (all in Scotland). Wing C-1752 – – A Declaration ... for the Preservation and Safety of … the Town of Hull. London: Luke Norton and John Field, July 12 1642. First of two issues, the other dated July 13. Wing E-1419 - -Certaine Propositions offered to the Consideration of the Houses of Parliament. London: 1642. ,8p. (Old repair to title, somewhat soiled and tattered.) Pagination a variant from ESTC. Wing C-1730 – The humble petition of Maurice Gardiner Merchant. Small broadsheet, folded. [No imprint or date]. Not in ESTC -- [Charles I]. His Majesties Late Protestation before his receiving of the Sacrament. Printed 1643. Small broadsheet, folded. 6 copies. Madan I, 1408; Wing C-2384 -- A Letter sent from the Parliament of Scotland to the severall Presbyteries within the Kingdome. Edinburgh: 11 May 1648. Broadsheet, folded. Woodcut arms at head. (Torn with slight loss.) Not in ESTC -- VERNON, J. The Swords Abuse asserted: or, A Word to the Army. [London]: John Harris, 1648. Wing V-252 – [MERCER, R.] A Further Discovery of the Mystery of the Last Times. London: W. Roybould, 1651. (Title holed with slight loss, soiling, cropping of numerals.) 3 copies. Wing M-1732 – AUDLEY, J. Englands Common-Wealth. London: R.I. and [L]ivewell Chapman, 1652. (Title soiled.) 7 copies. Wing A-4202 -- To the Faithful Servants of Jesus Christ, especially such as labour in word and doctrine. London: Ralph Smith, 1654. 6 copies. Wing T-1333.