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Continuing the debate on the troubles in America...
Item # 644226
October 31, 1776
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Oct. 31, 1776
* Revolutionary War Era
* Great year to have (1776)
* From The Enemy
Most of the front page is taken up with the conclusion of: "An American Criticism on Price's Libel Against Great Britain in Favour of America" a few bits including: "...Persuade Britain to grant America new privileges because she has already impoverished herself in pampering the ungrateful imp...assert the peaceable disposition of America, hint darkly something of an independency forced upon them by tyranny..." & much more.
Another article has interesting comments re. the American situation mentioning: "...from what I have already said that I am no friend to the present measures carrying on against America...I utterly disapprove of our whole conduct towards American from the first passing of the Stamp Act to the late battle on Long Island...".
The same page has an advertisement for a pamphlet titled: "An Answer to the Declaration of the American Congress" being the Declaration of Independence (see). Also an ad for: "The American Atlas, or a Geographical Description of the whole Continent of America...".
The back page has a few small tidbits concerning the Revolutionary War. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, nice condition.
Category: Revolutionary War