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Uncommon 18th century periodical...



Item # 644331
THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE: OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, February, 1700  A quite rare periodical title seldom offered with the content being just as the title suggests--news & political reports from all corners of Europe. Included under: "Advice from England" is an item noting: "...thereupon His Majesty had caused Proclamations to be prepared as well for commanding all Jesuits & Popish Priests forthwith to depart this Kingdom as for recalling home his Majesty's subjects now educating in Popish seminaries beyond seas..." and other related anti-Catholic items.
And save for just a single page of advertisements, all 34 pages are entirely taken up with news reports. Measures about 6 1/2 by 8 1/4 inches and in excellent condition.

Item from Catalog 264 (released for November, 2017)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

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