The Life of Henry St. John Viscount Bolingbroke, Secretary of State in the Reign of Queen Anne. Thomas Macknight.

The Life of Henry St. John Viscount Bolingbroke, Secretary of State in the Reign of Queen Anne

Hardcover, London: Chapman and Hall, 1863. First Edition. Very Good. Biography of Henry St. John (1678-1751) who was created 1st Viscount Bolingbroke. He was the leader of the Tories and supported the Church of England politically although he personally was against all religions and theologies. He supported the losing Jacobiute Rebellion and had to flee England, but was allowed to reverse his politics and return. Bound in half vellum with green pebbled cloth and a red leather spine label. Marbled endpapers. Boards bowed. Covers have minor soiling. Both ends of spine gently bumped. Corners sharp. Side and top page edges have minor soiling. Binding very strong and tight. No previous owner marks. Text clean. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 728 pages. [Item #80528]

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