Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time. Vol. I: From the Restoration of King Charles II to the Settlement of King William and Queen Mary … [and] [… ] Vol. II. From the Revolution of the Conclusion of the Treaty of Utrecht, in the Reign of Queen Anne. To which is added, The Author's Life, by the Editor. Gilbert Burnet.
Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time. Vol. I: From the Restoration of King Charles II to the Settlement of King William and Queen Mary … [and] [… ] Vol. II. From the Revolution of the Conclusion of the Treaty of Utrecht, in the Reign of Queen Anne. To which is added, The Author's Life, by the Editor

Bishop Burnet's History of His Own Time. Vol. I: From the Restoration of King Charles II to the Settlement of King William and Queen Mary … [and] [… ] Vol. II. From the Revolution of the Conclusion of the Treaty of Utrecht, in the Reign of Queen Anne. To which is added, The Author's Life, by the Editor.

London: [Vol. I:] printed for Thomas Ward in the Inner-Temple Lane. [Vol. II:] printed for the editor, by Joseph Downing in Bartholomew-Close, and Henry Woodfall in the Strand, 1724; 1734.

First edition. [16], 836; [22], 360, 357-765, [1] pp. 2 vols. Folio. Early 20th-century full tan calf in period style with red leather spine labels. Ex-library, with bookplate on front pastedowns, and embossed stamp on each title page. Handsome copy. ESTC T144689. Item #302465

With the extra gathering in vol. II signed 4Y in square brackets and paginated 357-360 in square brackets. This copy, as do many, has the MS note on the vol. II title-page verso: “The original manuscript of both volumes of this history will be deposited in the Cotton Library by T. Burnett.”.

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