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The Kings Maiesties Declaration to His Subiects, Concering lawfull Sports to bee vsed. S.T.C. 9254.7. Quarto
Imprinted at London by Robert Barker [etc.], London, 1633.
First edition of Charles's reissue of James's Declaration, permitting dancing and maypoles and the like (and adding wakes and festivals), but proscribing bear and bull baiting, it ultimately proving unenforceable and ordered publicly burnt in 1643
Original stabbed self-wraps, disbound, with the first (with signature "A") and last blanks, and the Winged Woman on A4r, very crisp; the Taussig copy
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