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Author Melville, James, Sir, 1535 or 1536-1617.

Title The memoires of Sir James Melvil of Hal-Hill: containing an impartial account of the most remarkable affairs of state during the last age, not mention'd by other historians: more particularly relating to the kingdoms of England and Scotland, under the reigns of Queen Elizabeth, Mary Queen of Scots, and King James. In all which transactions the author was personally and publickly concern'd. Now published from the original manuscript. By George Scott, Gent.

Published London : printed by E[dward]. H[orton]. for Robert Boulter at the Turks-head in Corn-hill, against the Royal-Exchange, 1683.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/BX f  942.05 M531    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description 16 unnumbered pages, 204 pages, 28 unnumbered pages ; 31 cm (folio)
Notes Includes index.
Advertisements on last page.
Printer's name from Wing CD.
Title words "Queen ... James." are gathered by a left brace.
This edition is known to exist in at least 2 states: 1) p. 26 & 31 are numbered correctly and p. 65 & 128 are misnumbered 67 & 118 respectively; 2) p. 26 & 31 are misnumbered 31 & 26 respectively and p. 65 & 128 are numbered correctly.
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), M1654.
ESTC R201.
Local note SpC/BX copy is state (2).
Other author Scot, George, -1685.
Subject Melville, James, Sir, 1535 or 1536-1617.
Scotland -- History -- Mary Stuart, 1542-1567 -- Early works to 1800.
Scotland -- History -- James VI, 1567-1625 -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Early works to 1800.
Local author Horton, Edward, fl. 1671-1688 Printer.
Boulter, Robert Bookseller.