1871-1885. Complete in 9 vols. (with 1 volume containing an introduction and 2 of tables), 4to., quarter leather binding with marbled-paper boards and gilt lettering to spine, original paper wraps included within hard binding. Ex library (National Gallery, London) with stamps to front endpapers, binding scuffed at extremities and in the case of some volumes slightly chipped, original wrappers rubbed and stained, pages slightly browned and foxed; otherwise a very good, tight, clean copy. Scarce. Volumes including redacted charters pertinent to the social, economic, political and judicial history of Bruges from the thirteenth through the sixteenth centuries. Text in French, Dutch and Latin.
GILLIODTS VAN SEVEREN, Louis (ed.)., Inventaire des Archives de la Ville de Bruges publie sous les auspices de l’administration communale. Section premiere: Inventaire des chartes. Premiere serie: Treizieme au seizieme siecle. [9 vols.]., Typographie Edw. Gailliard & Cie., 1871
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825