Iacobus Rex Beati Pacifici.[On verso: ] The XIII Parliament of Our Most High and Dread Soveraine James by the Grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France, and Ireland: Defender of the Faith; &c Halden at Edinburgh, the 4 day of August 1621...Extracted fourth of the Registers and Bookes of the Acts of Parliament of this Kingdom of Scotland, by Sir George Hay, of Kinfawns, Knight: Clerke of his Maiesties Counsell, Register, and Rolles.
Woodcut and letterpress on verso. 245 x 134mm. 9¾ x 5¼". Crease lower right-hand corner.
An attachment to John Skene's (c.1543-1617) "The Lawes and Actes of Parliament Maid be King James the First, and His Successours Kinges of Scotland: Visited, Collected and Extracted Surth of the Register". Portrait of James I (1566-1666) with his personal motto 'Beati Pacifici'.
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