(026729) Young, Peter. Edgehill 1642: The Campaign
And The Battle. Kineton: Roundwood Press, 1967. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 8vo.
344 pages. Very Good in Good+ DJ. B&W and Color Illustrations. Red dye from
top edges has bled into top margin of a few scattered pages. DJ has closed
repaired tear on rear panel and . At Edgefield on 23 October 1642 the armies of
King Charles I and the Earl of Essex met for the first time in pitched battle.
Close on 30, 000 Englishmen, few of whom were soldiers by trade, engaged in a
struggle which proved that the sword alone could be the arbiter in the quarrel
between the monarch and his revolted Parliament.(Battles, England)