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193855

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1781 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373761975461

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, May 2, 1782  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Inside has a letter from Paris mentioning: "...The day following they went to Dr. Franklin's hotel at Passy. From the frequent conferences they have since held with the American plenipotentiary...it is imagined that they are charged with a commission to settle the preliminaries for a general pacification." Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, a repair to the back leaf, nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:57

$35.00
193854

Revolutionary War Era TRADE w/ American Colonies to Resume ? 1783 UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393638353000

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 17, 1783  * Post American Revolutionary War * Trade with the enemy to resume ? Page 6 has news from the House of Commons noting in part: "...Mr. Hussey wished that the Americans might be put on the footing of the most favoured nation, but still he thought that a duty ought to be laid on American oil; he believed that the bill would not give satisfaction to the Americans who would look upon it as a snare insidiously to entrap them..." and more. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, a bit of binding residue at the blank spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:57

$27.00
193851

Very Rare 18th Century MEMOIRS OF LITERATURE London England 1710 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393638350523

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MEMOIRS OF LITERATURE, London, June 19, 1710 * Rare publication A very uncommon title from England with no news of the day but rather editorials and literature reviews.  Four pages, minor tears at the wide, blank margin, otherwise in very nice condition, 8 3/4 by 13 1/4 inches. A nice opportunity to add this title to an early newspaper collection. 

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:55

$38.00
193847

PRINCETON NJ New Jersey beomes Temporary UNITED STATES CAPITAL 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373761972294

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 19, 1783  * Princeton, New Jersey becomes Capital of U.S. Page 2 has a nice account of the insurrection by solders in Philadelphia due to  being furloughed without their pay, noting in part: "...The Congress have thought fit to remove themselves to Prince Town [Princeton], the malcontents, consisting principally if not wholly, of the disbanded soldiery, and who...were very alarming have become much less so...Anarchy and confusion seem to pervade the whole United States...The state of Virginia...intends deferring their decision on the subject of payment of debts and restitution of property till the signing of the Definitive Treaty... There are accounts...that several members of Congress,... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2021 13:52

$57.00
193792

TURN of the 18th Century 321 Yrs. Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1700 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393637759337

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 23, 1700 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * At the turn of the 18th century This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size t... See More  

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Ends November 19, 2021 07:47

$31.00
193782

1780 REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON England Old 1780 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393630910174

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SUPPLEMENT TO THE TOWN & C0UNTRY MAGAZINE, 1780  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Over 4 pages are taken up with "Manner of Making War  Among the Indians of America" continued from an earlier issue. Among reports from proceedings in Parliament is: "...that the thanks of the House be given to Sir Henry Clinton...Commander in Chief of his Majesty's forces in America, and to Lieut. General Charles Earl Cornwallis, for the eminent & important services rendered by the to his majesty and the country, against the rebels in America; particularly in the reduction of Charlestown [Charleston] by the arms of  Sir Henry Clinton; and the glorious success gained by the army under Earl Cornwallis at th... See More  

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Ends November 15, 2021 12:34

$34.00
193699

General GEORGE WASHINGTON Occupies New York as British Army Leave 1784 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623923717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Jan. 16, 1784  * General George Washington enters NYC * Evacuation Day (New York) British Army leave Page 4 has a report noting in part: "...Admiral Digby...having quitted the American command. The troops which lately occupied New York, in consequence of the orders of Sir Guy Carleton evacuated that garrison on the 26th & 27th of November last, at which time General Washington, at the head of a detachment of the American army, took possession of the works. The wretched appearance of the American troops exhibited a terrible reverse of the military array of the British..." with more. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 12 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:42

$83.00
193698

AMERICAN Colonies GOVERNMENT to Fail ? Post Revolutionary War 1784 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623923492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Feb. 13, 1784  * United States government to fail ? * Post-Revolutionary War events Page 4 has an interesting letter from Philadelphia to a friend in Glasgow noting in part: "Our government...is not yet well established; and I am really afraid that this country will experience some dreadful political convulsion before this desirable establishment takes place...different bodies...of the different colonies, and jealousy of each other, make this matter much to be dreaded." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 12 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:42

$43.00
193645

Best KING GEORGE II of Great Britain DEATH - French and Indian War 1760 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749942705

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1760  * George II of Great Britain death * French and Indian War Contains a lengthy article: "An Account of the Taking of Montreal & the subjecting all Canada to the Crown of Great Britain, from the Letters of Maj. Gen. Amherst...". This article takes over 3 pages. It is followed by another nice article: "Description of the Town of Mont Royal, commonly called Montreal..." and this is followed by: "Translation of a very Extraordinary Letter...Before the Arrival of our Troops at Montreal".  The corresponding map, "A Particular Map to Illustrated Gen. Amherst's Expedition to Montreal with a Plan of the Town & Draught of the Island", is not present. Among other articles in this issue... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:10

$89.00
193643

BASTILLE Paris France Fortress Prison Cells Pre-French Revolution 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749941821

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 15, 1783 * Bastille - fortress in Paris, France Page 7 has an: "Extract from Memoirs of the Bastile", the famous Paris fortress that was used as a prison for political dissidents by the royals of France. Its storming in 1789 was the catalyst of the French Revolution. The article has interesting details including: "...when a fresh victim is brought to them, is the search. Their mode of taking possession of a prisoner's person, and their manner of shewing him the infernal property in which he will be held, is first to strip him of all his own...They take away his money...his jewels...his papers...they drag him to the cell destined for his reception. These cells are all contained in tower... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:09

$28.00
193639

CAPTURE OF ST. LUCIA West Indies 1779 American Revolutionary War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619207072

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, March 25, 1779  * Capture of St. Lucia, West Indies * Battle of Morne de la Vierge * American Revolutionary War Much of pages 2, 3 and 4 have a wealth of content concerning the capture of St. Lucia in the Caribbean, including the full text of the Articles of Capitulation and related correspondences. The capture of St Lucia was the result of a campaign in late December, 1778 by British land and naval forces to take over the island, which was a French colony. Britain's actions followed the capture of the British-controlled island of Dominica by French forces in a surprise invasion in September, 1778. During the Battle of St. Lucia, the British fleet defeated a French fleet sent to r... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:08

$31.00
193638

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Evening Post England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393619205360

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Jan. 9, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy The back page has a letter beginning: "In order that the public may not be misled into a notion of the respectability of a body of persons calling themselves Loyalists, who are shortly to assemble in Great Queen Street & in the phrenzy of a drunken revel to celebrate those acts of human butchery perpetrated on our faithful subjects in America, under the authority of a bloody-minded administration...". Another column has some news of the war, a few bits including: "The report of an insurrection at Philadelphia...takes its rise from the following...there was a division among the inhabitants of Phila. about ... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 10:06

$56.00
193625

1667 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 354 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373749931233

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 6, 1667 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 354 year old date prominent at the t... See More  

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Ends November 08, 2021 09:59

$57.00
193581

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Eve. Post England Old 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373748779415

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Jan. 2, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy Pages 3 and 4 have two lengthy, editorial-style letters reflecting on the Revolutionary War, most thoughts being critical of England's management of it. The first begins: "The Americans, justly incensed at our unworthy & ungenerous treatment of  them, have at length thrown off the yoke, and  dissolving our authority over them when we endeavoured to make a bad use of it; have erected a government of their own, independent of & totally unconnected with our political establishment..." and much more on this thought. The other contains: "...In all the movements of Washington we perceive the most consummate wisdom an... See More  

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Ends November 07, 2021 08:38

$68.00
193580

RARE & Early 18th Century 1719 London England Old Newspaper w/ Great Engraving


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393617160306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: WEEKLY JOURNAL OR SATURDAY'S POST, London, Oct. 31, 1719  * Great masthead engraving * Early 18th century original The most significant feature of this issue is the very ornate & displayable engraving in the masthead, which also contains the extension to the title: "...With Freshest Advices Foreign and Domestick." Various European news reports with the back leaf mostly filled with advertisements. Complete in 6 pages, 8 1/2 by 13 1/2 inches, some light damp staining, nice condition.

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Ends November 07, 2021 08:36

$38.00
193568

Rare WEST FLORIDA Louisiana Pensacola FL Mississippi River MAP 1772 Old Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373747976385

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, England, February, 1772  * Nice map of "West Florida" * Pensacola, Florida, to New Orleans, Louisiana * Plate of a rare bird from the Hudson Bay Certainly the most notable item in this issue is the very nice foldout map titled: "A Map of Part of WEST FLORIDA" from Pensacola to the Mouth of Iberville River, with a View to shew the Proper Spot for a Settlement on the Mississippi." The map shows much detail (see) and includes a nice inset of a "Plan for a New Settlement". This area is present-day Pensacola, Florida to the river delta at New Orleans, and includes Biloxi, Mississippi and Mobile, Alabama. The map measures 8 by 14 inches. Relating to this foldout map is a lengthy article title... See More  

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Ends November 06, 2021 14:33

$435.00
193458

CAPTURE OF NEW YORK Battle of Long Island Revolutionary War 1776 London Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373741326867

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE WESTMINSTER MAGAZINE, London, November, 1776  * Capture of New York City * American Independence * Great year to have (1776) * Revolutionary War Certainly a very uncommon title from the 18th century, formatted much like the more common 'Gentleman's Magazine" or the era. A speech in Parliament mentions the hope that Americans would return to their allegiance to the King, but: "...that they have now openly renounced all allegiance to the Crown and all political connection with this Country: They have rejected...the means of conciliation..." and more. Further debates in Parliament are noted here as well. Then a: "Declaration" by Viscount Richard Howe and General William Howe announcing that the king might be dispos... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2021 07:44

$190.00
193455

British Troops ESCAPE NEW YORK Revolutionary War Ending Events 1783 UK Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393605472451

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, October, 1783  * Loyalists escaping New York Included is the: "Definitive Treaty of Peace..." between England and Spain, signed at Versailles on Sept. 3, 1783. This treaty takes nearly 2 pages & was part of the process of creating the treaty which ended the Revolutionary War in America. Also included under: "American Intelligence" is a letter from Sir Guy Carleton from New York City, concerning the evacuation of that place by the British. There is also an extract of proceedings of the New York Assembly at Peekskill, and a letter from Boston which is a congratulatory address to General George Washington. Both plates called for are present. Complete in 88 pages, full title/content... See More  

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Ends November 01, 2021 07:42

$69.00
193870

1677 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 344 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Auction Item # 373763020921

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 17, 1677 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2021 13:14

$44.99
193866

EARLIEST OF NEWSPAPERS TO BE HAD Original Early Rare 1670 London England Gazette


eBay Auction Item # 373762970081

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Aug. 18, 1670 * Among the Earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends October 27, 2021 12:02

$37.99
193840

Five 18th Century LONDON England Pre Revolutionary War Era 1757-1772 Newspapers


eBay Auction Item # 373761947404

Offered are 5 original, historic, & collectible old newspapers: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, A group of five issues dated April 26, 1757, April 17, 1762, May 5, 1767, Sept. 13, 1770, & Dec. 15, 1772. Each issue is complete in 8 pages and is in good condition, a few with some damp staining & some foxing or fold rubbing. A nice little group lot providing a flavor of life in England from the period when tensions were growing with its American colonies. Each measures about 8 by 11 inches.

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Ends October 26, 2021 14:19

$59.99
193838

Uncommon 18th century 1730 King George II Era London England Publication NEWS


eBay Auction Item # 373761919314

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, October, 1730  * 18th century original publication This is an uncommon periodical published during the reign of King George II, formatted something like a pamphlet but definitely a periodical, with the more extended title reading: "... Giving an Account of all the Publick and Private Occurrences, Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Military, that are most considerable in every Court: With A more Particular Account of the Affairs of Great Britain." Much of this issue is concerned with the political & military affairs of Europe & is organized into news by country or region with commentary on the events. Near the back is: "Advices From Grea... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2021 13:38

$29.99
193825

BATTLE OF MONMOUTH New Jersey Revolutionary War GEORGE WASHINGTON 1778 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393637890701

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 27, 1778  * Battle of Monmouth Court House, New Jersey * Lead by General George Washington Almost half of page 2 is taken up with a fine account of the Battle of Monmouth, as reported in the "New Jersey Gazette". The report begins: "His excellency general Washington having early intelligence of the intended movement of the enemy from Philadelphia..." with much more and including much detail on this historic battle. Near the end is: "Our success, under heaven, is to be wholly ascribed to the good disposition made by his excellency, supported by the firmness & bravery of both officers & men..." with more. Also relating to the Battle of Monmouth are two back page letters signed in t... See More  

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Ends October 26, 2021 10:19

$159.99
193315

1667 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 354 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393592112448

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, July 18, 1667 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 354 year old date prominent at the ... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 14:41

$57.00
193280

1784 GEORGE WASHINGTON Farewell Address & British Evacuate New York in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731750802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Jan. 2, 1784  * re. George Washington's Farewell Address * British Troops evacuation of New York The ftpg. has a report from New York noting: "General Thomas Mifflin is chosen resident of Congress for the ensuing year, in the room of Elias Boudinot...His Excellency General Washington, by proclamation bearing the date the 4th instant, and in compliance with a resolve of Congress...has discharged all the troops in the service of the United States..." with more relating to this. Then, and still on the front page, is the: "...Letter and Address were Presented to his Excellency General Washington..." with a dateline of West Point, Nov. 15, 1782. This is the response of the military offic... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:30

$172.00
193277

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731749968

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Feb. 26, 1782  * Lord Charles Cornwallis * re. Surrender at Yorktown Page 3 has a letter: "To the People of Great Britain" which begins: "When I resolved to address you on our failures in the American war, a general apathy prevailed in every quarter of the kingdom..." with much more, taking over one-third of a page. Another page mentions: "...And as the loss of Lord Cornwallis's army was entirely owing to a want of naval strength on the American station...". Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 1/4 by 12 inches, very ice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:28

$38.00
193275

LOYALISTS EVACUATE AMERICA Revolutionary Ending Events 1783 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731749299

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Jan. 16, 1783  * Loyalists escaping America Page 2 has: "By authentic advices from Charlestown [Charleston]...we are informed that preparations were making with the utmost diligence for the evacuation of this valuable possession. Thousands of the inhabitants were packing up their goods & conveying their negroes to Jamaica...All hopes of a countermand having entirely vanished, the Loyalists were reduced to a situation too shocking for description..." and from New York: "...every thing was in the greatest confusion imaginable, the inhabitants being in daily expectation of receiving orders to evacuate the place...". Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, nice condition.

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:27

$48.00
193270

HALDIMAND AFFAIR Vermont to Join w/ England ? Ethan Allen 1782 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393591387609

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 18, 1782  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century * From The Enemy The bottom of the ftpg has a letter from Phila. which carries over to pg.2: "...your friends were in great hopes that peace was near at hand & that we should once more be united to our Mother Country but those glorious hopes are now vanished for the Congress have agreed on another treaty with the court of France & that they will not agree to make peace with England unless they have their own terms fully complied with..." Then a letter beginning: "General Clinton has lately had a visit .from Ethan Allen, the Chief of the Vermont association offering to become  the allies of Great Britain under certain circumstances...he ... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:25

$59.00
193758

EARLY Rare 17th Century 353 Years Old LONDON w/ Virginia Report 1668 Newspaper


eBay Auction Item # 393629122794

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 13, 1668  * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had * Early America report - Virginia storm The front page has a report: "This day arrived a vessel of this place from Virginia, confirming the report of much damage they have there received by a hurricane." Rare to find such an early news item from America on the front page of a newspaper. The balance of the news reports are all European. Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 by 11 1/4 inches, tiny worm hole in the bottom, blank margin, great condition.

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Ends October 21, 2021 13:37

$119.99
193214

Post Revolutionary War YORK Walled City England w/ Red Tax Stamp 1784 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393585417124

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE YORK CHRONICLE & GENERAL ADVERTISER, England, June 24, 1784  A British newspaper from shortly after the end of the Revolutionary War, Various news of the day with a wealth of ads. A full red tax stamp appears on the front page. Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, minimal wear, good condition.

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:12

$27.00
193207

CAPTAIN JAMES COOK South Seas Pacific 1st Voyage HMS Endeavour 1771 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728532454

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 30, 1771  * HMS Endeavour - Royal Navy * Captain James Cook * 1st voyage of South Pacific An inside page has an: "Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman on Board the Endeavour...", which includes in part: "We sailed in August, 1768 and after touching at several places, arrived at St. George's Land...great care was taken to cultivate a friendly correspondence with the natives..." with more, taking over a full column. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

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Ends October 20, 2021 15:08

$115.00
193199

1668 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 353 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373728523363

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Dec. 24, 1668 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for framing & display with the 353 year old date prominent at the ... See More  

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Ends October 20, 2021 14:58

$57.00
193147

Early & Rare 18th Century TRUE BRITON Singlesheet 1723 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723622420

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE TRUE BRITON, London, Oct. 7, 1723  * Early 18th century A quite uncommon single sheet newspaper which has comparatively large lettering in the masthead. Rather than present news reports, this newspaper is almost entirely editorial with much on politics. The back page includes "Advertisements" as well as more news item. Complete as a single sheet, full red tax stamp to the back page, very nice, clean condition, wide margins save for the spine margin.

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:53

$47.00
193144

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON EVENING POST England 1777 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373723620704

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON EVENING POST, England, Oct. 2, 1777  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Page 3 has a report from London beginning: "An officer in General Howe's army has written to his wife in Dublin a very melancholy account of the late expedition of the Howes...found themselves repulsed by General Washington's whole army. The conflict was sharp & after prodigies of valour on both sides the British troops were obliged to retire to the ships with considerable loss...". The back age has several editorial-type reports on the war including one "To Edmund Burke mentioning: "...your late declaration, think you a consistent advocate for the rights of America. You have publicly avowed your disappro... See More  

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Ends October 16, 2021 07:51

$54.00
193126

QUEEN ANNE PROCLAMATION for Royal Navy Recruitment 1707 London UK Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722475010

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 22, 1707  * Anne, Queen of Great Britain and Ireland Almost the entire front page is taken up with: "By the  Queen, A PROCLAMATION For Encouraging Seamen and Landmen to Enter themselves on Board Her Majesties Ships of War". A fine "recruiting" document particularly in light of the on-going War of Spanish Succession. Single sheet, 7 by 11 1/2 inches, a stain near the bottom causes no loss of readability, good condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:33

$34.00
193125

THANKS for the Repeal of the Stamp Act in New York 1766 British Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373722474671

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 5, 1766 * Repeal of the Stamp Act thanks Page 2 has a report from the New York General Assembly which notes the gratitude of New York, and resolved to erect an equestrian state of  the King for protecting: "...from the fury of a cruel, merciless and savage enemy; and lately from the utmost confusion and distress by the repeal of  the Stamp Act..." with more. Page 5 has an: "Abstract of an Act  for Opening & Establishing certain Ports in the Islands of Jamaica and Dominica..." which mentions in part: "...No goods of American produce, liable  to duties, are to be imported into any British colony...without a certificate on forfeiture of the goods and vessel..." with much more. Eight ... See More  

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:32

$42.00
193124

MUSCOGEE INDIANS Creek Nation Native Americans South Carolina 1772 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393574188768

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 26, 1772  * Creek Nation * Muscogee Indians An inside page has a small item from Charleston headed "America" noting: "...from the country of the Creeks inform us that those Indians are at present very turbulent, they have killed a Trader named Inman, beat & otherwise maltreated several other traders in their towns, and threaten to commit further outrages." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches, great condition.

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Ends October 15, 2021 09:32

$28.00
193062

re. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE Shipping to Europe Restrictions Eased 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393569928965

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: DREWRY'S DERBY MERCURY, England, April 17, 1783  Page 2 has some reports from the House of Commons relating to the treaty with America, particularly the trade portion. The back page has some talk concerning relations with America as well. Four pages, nice condition.

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Ends October 13, 2021 11:57

$42.00
193005

Rare FRANCIS MARION The Swamp Fox re. Treaty Revolutionary War 1782 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373715430707

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Aug. 13, 1782  * American Revolutionary War * Francis Marion - "The Swamp Fox" Page 7 has the: "Articles of Treaty Between General Marion in Behalf of the State of South Carolina, and Major Ganey [for the Loyalists] & the Inhabitants Under his Command...17th of June, 1781". This was a truce which begins: "Major Ganey and his men under his command to lay down their arms as enemies to the State, & are not to resume them again until ordered to do so, in support of the interest of the United States and of this state in particular..." with much more, signed in type by: Francis Marion, and Micajah Ganey, the former more popularly known as "The Swamp Fox." This is followed by a lengthy & detail... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:08

$98.00
192995

Very EARLY Rare 17th Century 345 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England 1676 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373715425622

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, December 14, 1676 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Still in very nice condition. Given its small size th... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:04

$47.00
192994

ARTICLES OF PEACE TREATY Revolutionary War Ratification Announced 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373715419127

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 17, 1783  * Articles of Peace ratification announcement * Ending the American Revolutionary War Page 2 has various items concerning America including: "...the Congress of the United States of America, we hear, have refused to ratify the Provisional Treaty of Peace till after the British troops are withdrawn from New York..." and also: "...as  soon as the regular official information was received of the peace being actually concluded, Sir Guy Carleton convened the troops then quartered at New York & informed them that the orders he had received from government respecting them was that they were to retire to Nova Scotia...had authority to all them six months pay in advance..." with more,... See More  

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Ends October 09, 2021 14:01

$57.00
192940

Rare 17th Century KING WILLIAM III Era Pamphlet 1694 London England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373713699783

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PRESENT STATE OF EUROPE OR THE HISTORICAL & POLITICAL MONTHLY MERCURY, London, England, January, 1694  * Rare 17th century publication This is an uncommon periodical published during the reign of King William III, formatted something like a pamphlet but definitely a periodical, with the more extended title reading: "... Giving an Account of all the Publick and Private Occurrences, Civil, Ecclesiastical, and Military, that are most considerable in every Court: The Interest of Princes, their Pretensions, and Intrigues, etc."(see). Much of this issue is concerned with the political & military affairs of Europe & is organized into news by country or region with commentary on the events. "A nice feature of this perio... See More  

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Ends October 08, 2021 09:19

$70.00
192856

Rare GREAT FIRE OF LONDON Medieval City Conflagration 1666 England Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373706517501

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, January 28, 1666 (1667 by today's calendar).  * The Great London Fire period coverage * Among the earliest newspapers to be had It is very rare to find any period mention of the great London Fire of 1666 in newspapers of the day, certainly one reason being the death of publications in print at that time--very few beyond the London Gazette. The back page of this single sheet newspaper includes: "If any person have found any books or writings belonging to Arthur Tevor Esq. deceased, or to John Trevor, Esq; (lost in the removal in the late dreadful Fire) Let them give notice thereof to..." and further on is: "We are ordered to give notice that although the Herals Office, wherein the descents ... See More  

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Ends October 02, 2021 14:31

$430.00
192640

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Gazetteer England Old 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393529813491

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE GAZETTEER & NEW DAILY ADVERTISER, London, January 11, 1779  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Over a column on the ftpg. is an: "Extract of a Genuine Letter from a Gentlemen at Philadelphia to an American Refugee in London", friends who are separated by politics. Bits include: "Though you and I were always, since the contest first began between Britain & America, of different principles...How long did the Congress endure the cruel treachery of the Tories, who betrayed them to their relentless enemies?...I need only mention the shocking massacre at Poughkeepsie which was stirred up by the Tories...The last project of pretended reconciliation brought by the English Commissioners has uni... See More  

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Ends September 24, 2021 11:21

$47.00
192615

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA Original Enemy LONDON Chronicle England Old 1783 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393527613799

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 26, 1783  * American Revolutionary War nears the end Page 2 has a brief item: "Sir Guy Carleton is to continue Commander in Chief of the British forces in North America". Page 5 has most of a column headed: "American News" which has much on the federal finances & includes a letter from Mr. Robert Morris. Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2021 11:04

$35.00
192614

re. AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE Some top British Leaders Oppose it 1782 U.K. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373694858630

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 23, 1782  * American Independence ? * British opposition The back page has a short bit noting: "It is said the great obstacle of peace with America is  the proposition of independence. The Earl of Shelburne and Lord Ashburton are positively against it. They have already given their opinions publicly." This is followed by a letter from Amsterdam which notes: "...respect to a peace with England...the French part are against it; they have, however, no objection to a general peace...if England will acknowledge America independent...". Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition.

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Ends September 23, 2021 11:03

$43.00
192586

Very Rare 18th Century HYP-DOCTOR London England Robert Walpole 1733 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373691569483

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE HYP-DOCTOR, London, July 31, 1733 * Very rare 18th century publication The title is an archaic phrase for a "hodgepodge of nonsense". This curious paper published from 1730-1741, a pro-Walpole (first Prime Minister of Great Britain) newspaper created to oppose another British title "The Craftsman". Rather than presenting news items the newspaper is more editorial in format. A single sheet issue with wide, untrimmed margins, 9 by 14 1/4 inches, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.

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Ends September 20, 2021 10:22

$83.00
192450

Rare 18th Century BRITISH 1726 London England Newspaper w/ RED TAX STAMP


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393511611017

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MIST'S WEEKLY JOURNAL, London, July 2, 1726  * Rare 18th century title * Red tax stamp A quite uncommon title containing a wide variety of news of the day A wealth of ad including five illustrated ads on the back page. Four pages, never-trimmed margins, red tax stamp on the front page, 10 by 13 inches, nice condition.

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:44

$46.00
192445

EARLY Rare 17th Century 324 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE 1697 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393511607383

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Jan. 17, 1697 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for f... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:39

$35.00
192438

1672 Newspaper EARLY Rare 17th Century 349 Years Old LONDON GAZETTE England RARE


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373686746374

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, April 25, 1672 * Among the earliest of English language newspapers to be had This is the world's oldest continually published English language newspaper, having begun in 1665 and is still printing in London to this day. And this is a very early, genuine issue. As was the case with most newspapers of the 17th century, this is complete as a single sheet, measuring 6 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches and printed on very high quality paper with much cotton & linen fiber content. The issue is filled with various news of the day from various cities in Europe, each report with its own dateline, and even includes several "Advertisements" on the back page. Given its small size this would be a nice newspaper for ... See More  

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Ends September 16, 2021 08:35

$47.00
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