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This is the oldest continually published newspaper in the world, having begun in 1665 and is still publishing today. This newspaper has various news of the day, mostly European, but several advertisements as well. Nice condition.
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* 18th Century original
* Over 285 years old
This newspaper is over 285 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe, with interesting advertisements as well.
This title is the oldest continuously published newspaper in the world which began in 1665 and is still in existence today. A complete issue with 4 pages, measu
* 18th century British magazine
* early reports (2) from Charleston, South Carolina
There is a full page of text on an: "Extract of a Letter from Mr. John Smith on board the Success Frigate...dated at Charles-Town [Charleston] in S. Carolina" with some good reading (see photos for portions).
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Among other items found in this issue is a full page chart of: "Duties Paid on Spirit
Two pages are taken up with a: "List of Ships Taken" which include several which were bound to or from North Americ
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The first article is the continuation of the: "History of the Crusades" with related subheads including "Jerusalem Retaken--Crusade against the Pagans". Other articles include: "Lunar Observations", "Amendment Proposed
THE LONDON CHRONICLE OR, UNIVERSAL EVENING POST, 1758 This 8 page newspaper is over 250 years old. Various news from London and other parts of Europe also with some interesting advertisements as well. A complete newspaper measuring about 7 by 11 1/2 inches and in nice condition. Fine and very early newspaper which is less common than the London Gazette.
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This was one of the more popular & successful newspapers of the day, publishing through the Revolutionary War and well into the 19th century. Eight pages, nice condition, measuring about 8 by 11 inches.
THE LONDON CHRONICLE OR, UNIVERSAL EVENING POST, July 10, 1766 Various news from London and other parts of Europe also with some interesting advertisements as well.
Complete in eight pages measuring 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, in nice condition, with a partial red ink tax stamp.
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 23, 1767
* Charleston, South Carolina
* Pensacola, Florida
A page 2 report headed: "America" has reports from Charleston and Pensacola and takes over one-third of the page (see). The balance of the issue is taken up with various reports from Europe from just 8 years before the outbreak of the Revolutionary War.
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THE LONDON CHRONICLE, July 15, 1769
* British troops in Boston
* Americans bothered
Page 6 has a report from Philadelphia concerning an Act, followed by a lengthy report from Massachusetts Assembly complaining of actions by England, including: "...that an armament by sea & land investing this metropolis [Boston], and a military guard with cannon pointed at the very door of th... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 18, 1769 Page 2 has a chart from Boston listing the various "...Gentlemen...elected counselors for the ensuing year..." by the General Assembly. Included are notable names such as John Hancock, James Bowdoin and James Otis among others (see).
Page 6 has a brief item from Williamsburg, Virginia (see).
Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, very ni... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 22, 1769
* Pre Revolutionary War
An inside page has a report from Boston concerning the governor's statement that he has: "...no authority over his Majesty's ships in this port, or his troops within this town and...can give no orders for the removal of the same..." with the citizens commenting: "...It is then a power without an... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Sept. 14, 1769
* Non-Importation agreement
Page 2 has most of a column taken up with reports from Charleston headed: "America" has much on the concern for plantings & the drought. Page 6 has most of a column taken up with reports from Philadelphia concerning non-importation, including: "Unanimously Resolved, That the committee shall not... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 2, 1769
* Non-Importation agreement
Page 2 has a brief item headed: "America" from New York (see), and the back page has a letter from Connecticut to a gentleman in Boston noting: "The public spirited & generous union & conduct of the merchants respecting non-importation are, & deserve to be greatly applauded, & w... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 9, 1769
* Tarred and Feathered in America
The front page has a report from Philadelphia headed: "America" which has a great account of a customs informer, who: "...The informer was this day seen fro the first time since he informed; they seized him, bound him, tarred him from head to foot, feathered him, , led him through the streets, ... See More
Issue number 45 (April 23, 1763) is the most famous issue of the paper. It criticized a royal speech in which King George III praised the Treaty of Paris ending the Seven Years' War. Wilkes was charged with libel (accusin... See More
THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, July 10, 1770 An inside page has a: "Extract of a Letter from Connecticut" concerning a vagrant in Danbury (see). Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 10, 1770
* Albany County, New York
* Land for sale advertisement
The more famous newspapers of this period from shortly before the outbreak of the Revolutionary War--and from the year of the Boston Massacre--with an inside page containing the ad as seen in the photo below, headed: "AMERICAN LANDS to be sold..."in Albany County, New York, with ot... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Dec. 25, 1770
* Cherokee Indians
Page 2 has a short item headed "America" with a Charleston dateline concerning a meeting with Indians over a border dispute.
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, great condition.
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THE EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, Aug. 19, 1772 Page 2 has a piece headed: "America" from Albany with a story of a brave rescue of a child from falling overboard from a ship (see).
Four pages, folio size, nice condition.
THE DAILY ADVERTISER, London, Dec. 14, 1772 True to its name this newspaper is almost entirely filled with advertisements save for a column of news on the front page.
Four pages, folio size, slightly close-trimmed at the bottom of pages 1 & 2, very nice condition.
THE EDINBURGH EVENING COURANT, Scotland, March 31, 1773 Page 2 has a section headed: "America" with a New York dateline, concerning a naval encounter with Indians (see).
Four pages, light dirtiness to the ftpg., folio size, nice condition.
MANIFESTES DE MARCHANDISES D'ENTREE DANA LE PORT DE MARSEILLE, (France), November 10, 1773 This is a very curious little newspaper, loosely translated to: "Manifest of Good Imported at the Port of Marseille". Qualifies as a periodical as the issue carries a specific date. But there is no text, instead a listing of various goods with quantities (see).
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THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 19, 1774 The back page has a curious article: "The following is an Abstract of the Act for Regulating Insurances Upon Lives". An early item on regulating the life insurance industry (see).
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches,rubbing to the front leaf causes some holes and loss of text but the rest of the issue is in nice condition.
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, February 12, 1780 This issue contains lengthy reporting under the heading: "Parliamentary Proceedings" and among the "House of Commons" discussions is some talk regarding America including: "...Barbadoes and Virginia were most flourishng colonies before the Board of Trade had an existence. Pennsylvania sprung up & prospered amazingl... See More
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, March 30, 1780 A complete, 8 page newspaper and a very famous title with various news of the day, political reporting and many advertisements as well. I could find no references to the Revolutionary War in this issue, however there is much on events in Europe. Contains literary items, as well as politics, and perhaps a passing reference to the situation in America, etc.... See More
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Complete in 4 pages, partial red-inked tax stamp on the front page folio size, some light browning or dirtiness, generally nice condition.
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Includes a partial red-inked tax stamp on the front page or page 3. Some minor ink staining, generally quite nice. The photo below is "generic" ... See More