Historical collections of private passages of state, weighty matters in law, remarkable proceedings... : Beginning the sixteenth year of King James, anno 1618, and ending... [with the death of King Charles the First, 1648] Digested in order of time / And now published by John Rushworth...
- Rushworth, John, 1612?-1690
- London : D. Browne [etc.], 1721-1722.
- Physical Description:
- 8v. : fold.pl. ; 47cm
- I. Proceedings in five parliaments... ending the fifth year of King Charles, anno 1629.--II.-III. The second part. Containing the principal matters... from the dissolution of the parliament, on the 10th of March, 4 Car. I. 1628/1629 until the summoning of another parliament, which met... April 13, 1640. With an account of the proceedings of that parliament; and the transactions... from that time, until the meeting of another parliament. November the 3d following.--IV.-V. The third part... Containing the principal matters... from the meeting of the parliament, November the 3d, 1640, to the end of the year 1644. Wherein is a particular account of the rise and progress of the civil war to that period.--VI.-VII. The fourth and last part... Containing the principal matters... from the beginning of the year 1645, to the death of King Charles the First, 1648. Wherein is a particular account of the progress of the civil war to that period.--VIII. The tryal of Thomas earl of Strafford... upon an impeachment of high treason by the commons then assembled in Parliament... begun... the 22th of March 1640. And continued... until the 10th of May 1641. To which is added a short account of some other matters of fact transacted in both houses of Parliament, precedent, concomitant and subsequent to the said tryal.
- Many errors and irregularities in paging., Vol.6 dated 1722; v.7: 2d edition., Title varies. Vol.8 has no general title; appeared as an independent work in 1680., Vol.1-8 contain bookplate of Henry W. Patterson; v.1 also contains bookplate of Edward Lee, Esq., and First edition, 1659-1701.
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