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A harsh issue of this title...
Item # 638008
June 4, 1680
THE WEEKLY PACQUET OF ADVICE FROM ROME: OR, THE HISTORY OF POPERY, London, June 4, 1680
* Newspaper from the 17th century
* Rare variant title
An unusual anti-Catholic newspaper which has a short life before being suppressed. The theme of this issue is a harsh one: "The Life of Pope Silvester the Conjurer, and Several other Succeeding Popes who got the Chair by Magick and confederacy with the Devil."
Attached at the back is a single sheet headed: "The Popish Courant".
Complete in 8 pages, 5 1/4 by 7 1/4 inches, archival repair at the blank spine, small wormholes in the bottom margin, good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's