49: (ENGLAND) ASHMOLE, ELIAS. London, 1672.
(ENGLAND) ASHMOLE, ELIAS
The Institution, Laws and Ceremonies of the most Noble Order of the Garter. London: Printed by J. Macock for Nathanael Brooke, 1672.
Folio, 3/4 calf over marbled boards, spine tooled and lettered in gilt, red leather spine label. With 35 engraved plates, including 12 double-page and one fold-out. Wear to boards with corners bumped and some rubbing to edges; renewed endpapers; marginal dampstain affecting first 7 pages; intermittent foxing; toning to some leaves.
Property from the Collection of David H. Gee, Chicago, Illinois