Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in price clipped dust wrappers, which have sunned spines; otherwise a fine set. Ownership labels on title pages.
At the University Press.,
Volume i, 1547-1606.
volume ii, 1606-1619.
TWO VOLUMES. 8vo. 6.25 x 9.25 inches. Volume I, xi + [i] + 358 pp; Volume II, viii + 359-759 +  pp.
Illustrated by 24 pages of plates, including 2 portrait frontispieces and by map at beginning of Vol. I.
A biography of Johan van Oldenbarnevelt (1547-1619), Dutch statesman during the War of Independence period, and called the 'founder of the United Netherlands Republic'. It is translated and abridged from the five volume Dutch edition of 1960-72 by the jurist and Historian, Jan den Tex (1899-1984).
[Stock No. 25217]