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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  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.

Item from Catalog 265 (released for December, 2017)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

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