HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF PHILIP THE SECOND, KING OF SPAIN. NEW AND REVISED EDITION. WITH THE AUTHOR'S LATEST CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS. EDITED BY JOHN FOSTER KIRK.
Prescott, William H.
London, George Routledge and Sons, 1887. xxiv, 678p., map, illus., boards Good Hardcover A profuse historical exploration into the rule of Philip the Second of the Hapsburg Empire, (1527-1598). "He was was the first official King of Spain from 1556 until 1598, King of Naples and Sicily from 1554 until 1598, king consort of England (as husband of Mary I) from 1554 to 1558, Lord of the Seventeen Provinces (holding various titles for the individual territories, such as Duke or Count) from 1556 until 1581, King of Portugal and the Algarves (as Philip I) from 1580 until 1598 and King of Chile from 1554 until 1556". Portrait page loose (Item ID: 111713)