COLVILLE, John [1542?-1605].
Title Original Letters of Mr John Colville 1582-1603. To which is added, his Palinode, 1600. With a Memoir of the Author.
Book Condition Fine
Publisher Printed by John Hughes, Edinburgh for the Bannatyne Club., 1858. 0
Seller ID 3912
Thick large post 4to., pp 26 cms, pp [viii], l, viii table of contents, 407,  blank and with a facsimile document, on thinner paper, as a frontispiece. The Palinode pages are unnumbered and run with the main text. Later brown binders cloth, gilt ruled and titled on backstrip. A fine, tall copy. READ (2nd ed.) 5318 'Colville the paid agent of English government in Scotland'. Presented to members by the Earl of Selkirk, no. 104 of the club's publications.
Scotland Scottish history Tudor sixteenth century 16th century