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Over 350 years old with front page mention of 'New-England'...
Item # 675141
March 26, 1668
THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, March 26, 1668 A front page report from "Plymouth" mentions that: "...Several ships intending for New-found-land, Barbados, New-England and other places, that could not...sail with the last Fleet, may tomorrow put to sea, if the wind prove favourable."
From "Venice" is word that "...a Squadron of our ships ordered to cruise...the Gulph of Zant, to convoy our Ships and secure them in their passage to and fro; and to defend them from the Pyrats of Barbary...".
Complete as a single sheet issue, 7 by 11 1/4 inches with untrimmed margins, great condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's