Cabala: sive Scrinia sacra. :
Mysteries of state & government: in letters of illustrious persons, and great agents; in the reigns of Henry the Eighth, Queen Elizabeth, K: James, and the late King Charls. In two parts. In which the secrets of empire, and publique manage of affairs are contained. With many remarkable passages no where else published.
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London : printed for G. Bedel, and T. Collins, and are to be sold at their shop at the Middle-Temple-gate in Fleetstreet, 1654.
General title page and title page to part 2 in red and black.
Part 2 text continuous despite pagination; page 255 misnumbered 355.
In two parts. Part 1, "Cabala, mysteries of state" and part 2, "Scrinia Sacra; secrets of empire, in letters of illustrious persons" each have separate dated title page, pagination, and register.
Part 2 "The stationers to the reader" signed: G.B. T.C., i.e. Gabriel Bedell and Thomas Collins.
Part 1 was originally issued separately in 1653 (Wing C183).
Physical description: , 347, ; , 160, 181-355 [i.e. 255],  p. ; 4to.
Citations/References: Wing (2nd ed., 1994), C184