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Protestants versus the Catholics...
Item # 655075
January 3, 1682
THE IMPARTIAL PROTESTANT MERCURY, London, England, January 3, 1681/2 (year is dependent upon which calendar was used at the time) This single-sheet newspaper is a fascinating paper published during this time of struggle between Catholics and Protestants in government.
The back page begins with 2 documents concerning: "The Sentence Passed Against the Earl of Argyle, since his Escape" who was charged with treason. He is now sentenced to death.
Measures 7 by 11 1/2 inches, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's