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The pirate Laurent...
Item # 617268
May 6, 1686
LONDON GAZETTE, England, May 6, 1686 Page 3 has a report datelined: "Madrid" which includes word that: "...the famous Pyrate Laurent has plundered and burnt the Town of Campeche in the Province of Yucatan, after having put most of the Inhabitants to the Sword." (see)
The balance of the issue is taken up with various reports from Europe. An uncommon four page issue, 6 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's