The Resource A chronicle of the kings of England, : from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time

A chronicle of the kings of England, : from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time

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A chronicle of the kings of England, : from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time
Title
A chronicle of the kings of England,
Title remainder
from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time
Title variation
  • Baker's Chronicle
  • Catalogue of writers, both antient and modern
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Cu-RivES
Citation location within source
  • B505
  • R022839
Citation source
  • Wing (CD-ROM, 1996)
  • ESTC (RLIN)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1568-1645
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baker, Richard
Index
index present
LC call number
DA30
LC item number
.B16 1665 Oversize
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1630-1696?
  • -1695
  • active 1670-1710
  • 1608-1670
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Phillips, Edward
  • Clarges, Thomas
  • Marshall, William
  • Albemarle, George Monck
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charles
  • Charles
  • Nobility
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
A chronicle of the kings of England, : from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time
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http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_val_fmt=&rft_id=xri:eebo:image:54581
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Publication
Note
  • With an additional engraved title page (A1r), with imprint "Printed for George Sawbridge at the Bible on Ludgate hill. And Thomas Williams atye [sic] Bible in Little Brittaine. 1665", signed: W. Marshall sculpsit
  • Imprimatur on leaf A3v: White-hall, Decemb. 16. 1664. Let this chronicle with the continuation be printed, Henry Bennet
  • Vertical half-title (4F4r) reads: Baker's Chronicle
  • "The reign of King Charles" (caption title, 2R1r) is by Edward Phillips
  • Editions after 1660 have the continuation by Edward Phillips which is valuable authority for the period 1658-60 and is based on the lost papers of Sir Thomas Clarges, Monck's brother-in-law. Cf. Davies, Godfrey. Bibliography of British history, 1603-1714
  • Text is continuous despite pagination
  • Includes index
  • Another issue, with title page in another setting and lacking the bifolium bearing "A catalogue of writers, both antient and modern" (bound between A4 and a1), has "printed for Nathaniel Ranew, and Jonathan Robinson" in imprint (Wing B505A)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm78234355
Dimensions
34 cm (fol.)
Extent
[40], 385, 384-454, 457-822, [46] p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78234355
Label
A chronicle of the kings of England, : from the time of the Romans government unto the death of King James. Containing all passages of state and church, with all other observations proper for a chronicle. Faithfully collected out of authors ancient and modern; and digested into a new method. By Sir Richard Baker, Knight. Whereunto is added, the reign of King Charles the First, with a continuation of the chronicle, in this fourth edition, to the coronation of His Sacred Majesty King Charles the Second that now reigneth. In which are many material affairs of state never before published; and likewise the most remarkable occurrences relating to His Majesties most happy and wonderful restauration, by the prudent conduct, under God, of General Monck, now Duke of Albemarle, and Captain General of all His Majesties armies: as they were extracted out of His Excellencies own papers, and the journals and memorials of those imploy'd in the most important and secret transactions of that time
Link
http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&res_id=xri:eebo&rft_val_fmt=&rft_id=xri:eebo:image:54581
Publication
Note
  • With an additional engraved title page (A1r), with imprint "Printed for George Sawbridge at the Bible on Ludgate hill. And Thomas Williams atye [sic] Bible in Little Brittaine. 1665", signed: W. Marshall sculpsit
  • Imprimatur on leaf A3v: White-hall, Decemb. 16. 1664. Let this chronicle with the continuation be printed, Henry Bennet
  • Vertical half-title (4F4r) reads: Baker's Chronicle
  • "The reign of King Charles" (caption title, 2R1r) is by Edward Phillips
  • Editions after 1660 have the continuation by Edward Phillips which is valuable authority for the period 1658-60 and is based on the lost papers of Sir Thomas Clarges, Monck's brother-in-law. Cf. Davies, Godfrey. Bibliography of British history, 1603-1714
  • Text is continuous despite pagination
  • Includes index
  • Another issue, with title page in another setting and lacking the bifolium bearing "A catalogue of writers, both antient and modern" (bound between A4 and a1), has "printed for Nathaniel Ranew, and Jonathan Robinson" in imprint (Wing B505A)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm78234355
Dimensions
34 cm (fol.)
Extent
[40], 385, 384-454, 457-822, [46] p.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)78234355

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