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Item # 671294

August 15, 1728

THE POST-BOY, London, Aug. 15, 1728 

* Rare publication

A displayable issue with the two masthead engravings, plus the very decorative first letter of the text (see). The ftpg. has brief mention of ships: "...from Philadelphia, with corn..." and another ship from Maryland. The back page has a curious item concerning the death of a man.
Single sheet, 8 1/4 by 14 inches, partial red tax stamp on bkpg., nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's