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NORTH, Roger.
Examen: Or, An Enquiry Into the Credit and Veracity of a Pretended Complete History; Shewing The Perverse and Wicked Design of it, And the Many Falsities and Abuses of Truth contained in it.

Together with some Memoirs Occasionally inserted. All tending to vindicate the Honour of the late King Charles The Second, and his Happy Reign, from the intended Aspersions of that Foul Pen.

pp. (xvi), xiv, (15)-692, (xxiii) Index, (i) Errata. Engraved portrait frontispiece by VERTUE after LELY. Contemporary sprinkled calf, new spine label, external joints worn but boards firm, engraved heraldic book-plate of JOLLIFFE [possibly WILLIAM GEORGE HYLTON JOLLIFFE, first Baron Hylton (1800-1876)], a nice copy.

Printed for Fletcher Gyles against Gray's-Inn Gate in Holborn. London.

Date Published: 1740. 4to.

Stock No. 58384

Price: 300.00