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LISTER, Joseph. An Historical Relation of the Life Of Mr Joseph Lister [1627 - 1709], late of the Society at Kippin. Containing an authentic account of the Siege Of Bradford. , Bradford, printed & sold by Blackburn : Heaton & Barr, leeds : Tute, Wakefield : Smart, Huddersfield &c 1821.

First Edition, original two-tone pink and grey paper boards. C.pp64, endpapers spotted and occasional sllght spotting of text, upper joint just cracking, a very good copy of a vulnerable little provincially printed book. Scarce autobiography of this Civil War puritan divine. Includes Lister's description of the Royalists' siege of Bradford, the defence of which was commanded by General Fairfax. A good example of relatively early provincial printing from Bradford. See the DNB entry on Lister noting only the later 1842 Edition of Lister's autobiography. (Book ref. 9076 )  £ 110.00

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