LILLY, William (1602-1681)
Mr. William Lilly's History of His Life and Times, from the Year 1602, to 1681. Written by Himself in the 66th Year of His Age, to His Worthy Friend Elias Ashmole, Esq....
London: Printed for J. Roberts, 1715. 12mo. , 116pp. Contemporary ownership inscription on titlepage.
Disbound. Minor soiling.
An early English autobiography.
First edition of this posthumous autobiography of British astrologer William Lilly. His work covers incidents during the English Civil War and the Restoration. An interesting and odd book.