Meyer Boswell Books, Inc.
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- Halkerston, Peter
- A Treatise on the History, Law, and Privileges of the Palace and Sanctuary of Holyroodhouse [etc.]
- MacLachlan and Stewart, 62, South Bridge [etc.], Edinburgh, 1831.
- Only edition of the work written by the lawyer who served as the bailie of the Abbey, founded in 1128 (its palace still the residence of Queen Elizabeth II one week a year), appearing when its sanctuary remained important for debtors
- Modern cloth, crimson morocco label, gilt, a very good clean copy, with the bookplate of Hew Dalrymple on the front pastedown
- Book No.:
- $ 450.00
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