An Argument of law concerning the bill of attainder of high-treason of Thomas Earle of Strafford …

London, John Strafford and Francis Eaglesfield, 1641.

4to, pp. [2], 46; F4r shaved at foot affecting the first few words of the last line; modern quarter calf.

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First and only edition, a summary and justification by the Solicitor General of the government’s legal position against the Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford, condemned to death by a Bill of Attainder and executed before an enormous crowd on 12 May 1641.

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