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Life of William III

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Leather-backed bookcover supplied [and bound?] by Rumpus Ltd, Oxford Street, London, bearing the library plate of William Charles de Meuron, Earl Fitzwilliam. The opposite page to the front cover has a pencil mark [J]50. The book contains 95 17th century engravings depicting scenes from the life of William III (Williamite Prints), the first sixteen of which are mounted on blank sheets and comprise the sixteen small engravings from the 'Orange Miracle Mirror' (trans.) a complete copy of which is held at W2012.636. The remainder of the engravings held within the book have been bound as entire prints and do not appear to have been cut to fit. Some pages are previously numbered in pencil.