Item #51364 MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein. Sir William . Townsend Monson, Queen - Subject, Heywood . Elizabeth, also Townshend, b. 1577.
MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein.
MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein.
MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein.
MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein.

MEGALOPSYCHY Being A Particular and Exact ACCOUNT Of the last XVII. Years of Q. Elizabeths Reign, Both Military and Civil.; The First written by Sir William Monson, one of the Queens Admirals. The Second written by Heywood Townsend, Esq. Wherein Is a True and Faithful Relation of all the Expeditions, Attempts, Designs, Successes, and Errors, both the English and Spanish Wars, from the Year 1585, to the Queens Death. With a Full Account of the eminent Speeches and Debates, &c. in said time. To which is added Dr. Parry's Tryal in the Year 1584. All written at the time of the Actions, by Persons eminently Acting therein.

London: Printed for W. Crooke, and sold by W. Davis in Amen Corner, 1682. 1st Edition (Wing M2465). In 3 parts; each part has separate pagination, with Parts 1 and 3 have separately printed title pages. [8], 1 - 20, 25 - 28, 25 - 55, [1 (blank)]; 36; [4], 356, [10] pp. Last 10 pages - "An Alphabetical Table Of the most material Bills, Debates, and other Matters Contained in this Book." Folio. 12-1/4" x 7-5/8". Period full brown calf binding with period title label to spine, with a later, though expert, rebacking. Marbled edges. Some modest extremity wear to binding. Bookplate of Lord Lilford to front paste-down. A respectable VG to VG+ copy of an uncommon work [e.g., at the time of cataloguing, we see no other copies on the market]. Item #51364

Contents: 1. A true and exact account of the wars with Spain, in the reign of Q. Elizabeth, (of famous memory.) Being the particulars of what happened between the English and Spanish fleets, from the years 1585 to 1602. Shewing the expeditions, attempts, fights, designs, escapes, successes, errors, &c. on both sides ... Written by Sir William Monson ... -- 2. A true and plain declaration of the horrible treasons practised by William Parry against the Queens Majesty; and of his conviction and execution for the same, the 2d. of March 1584. according to the account of England. -- 3. Historical Collections: or, An exact account of the proceedings of the four last parliaments of Q. Elizabeth of famous memory. Wherein is contained the compleat journals both of the Lords & Commons, taken from the original records of their houses ... Together with the most considerable passages of the history of those times. Faithfully and laboriously collected, by Heywood Townshend.

Price: $1,500.00