Bound volume of 5 Trials, presided over by the notorious Lord Chief Justice, known as the "hanging judge".
Place Published: London
Publisher: Benjamin Tooke
Date Published: 1864
Description: Separate paginations. Narrow folio, old leather, worn; front cover detached. London: Benj. Tooke, 1684. First Editions
Comments: The Arraignment, Tryal & Condemnatiion of Algernon Sidney, for High-Treason; For Conspiring the Death of the King, and Intending to raise a Rebellion...67p. * The Tryals of Thomas Walcot, William Hone, Wm. Lord Russell etc. for High-Treason...81p. * The Tryal of Sr. Sam, Bernardiston, for High-Misdemeanor...30p. *The Tryal of Laurence Braddon and Hugh Speke, upon an Information of High-Misdemeanor, Subornation and spreading false Reports...78p. * The Tryal and Conviction of John Hambden, upon an Indictment of High-Misdemeanor for Contriving ...to disturb the Peace of our Soveraign Lord the King...56p * Also, (with no title page): The Free and Voluntary Confession and Narrative of James Holloway...The Proceedings against (him) ...& an account of the Discourse...at the time of his Executionfor High-Treason...16p.Edition: First
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 211893