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The Old Chevalier


By: Martin Haile
Edition: First English Edition
Date: 1907
Published: J.M. Dent & Co. [London]
Size (Details): 8vo (479 pages, 11 photogravure illustrations, appendices, index)
Binding: Hardcover [Red gilt cloth]

Category: 17th-19th Centuries
From: The Military Bookman at Chartwell Booksellers
Item Number: 6282

Description: Biography of James III (1688-1766) sometimes called "The Old Pretender," son of the English King James II and father of "Bonnie Prince Charlie" (Charles II). A good copy, covers scuffed & slightly soiled, spine faded & soiled, corners a bit frayed, index & rear endpapers dampstained in margin, inscription & bookplate on front paste-down, issued without dust jacket, gilt top edge and decoration on boards and spine.

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