Scots Acts. Scottish Parliment.
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts
Scots Acts

Scots Acts

Edinburgh, Scotland: 1682 -1685. Three volumes; The Laws and Acts of Parliament made by King James the First and his Royal Successors. Edinburgh, 1682; The Acts made in the First Parliament of our most High and Dread Soveraign Charles the First. Edinburgh, 1683; The Laws and Acts made in the First Parliament of our most High and Dread Soveraign James VII. Edinburgh, 1685. 3 volumes. Full morocco and gilt, some scuffing, foot of spine of vol. 2 withs one lossm all edges gilt, marbled pastedowns; internally some toning, one t.p slightly shorter and reinserted. Generally, an attractive set. Ref: Wing S-1252, etc. IMPORTANT FIRST COLLECTED EDITION OF THE LAWS AND ACTS THAT HAD BEEN PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED ONLY SEPARATELY THE SET IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT IN THE HISTORY OF SPORT. It contains the The Football Act 1424 was passed by the Parliament of Scotland in the reign of James I: The title of the Act was "Of playing at the fut ball". The Act stated that it is statut and the king forbiddis that na man play at the fut ball under the payne of fifty shillings " It also cantons the famous Acts of Parliament written in 1457 which constitutes the first mention of the game of golf. Item #6763

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