Lot 497Early Commonwealth Weekly Newspaper 1648 entitled to the...

Auction Date: 30/06/2016 at 10:30 am

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Early Commonwealth Weekly Newspaper 1648 entitled to the top centre “Perfect Occurrences of Every Daie Journal in Parliament” period between 9th to 16th April 1648 printed 1649, Subtitled “Proceedings of the Councell of States: And other Moderate Intelligence” With 16 pages full of information that all is well happy and peaceful in England under Parliamentary Rule, but there is trouble in Ireland, size 14 x 21cm small tear to front, and age related wear, small holes on text, still readable Note: Newspapers lied even then; all the Pubs Theatres were closed etc. Decisions to be made regarding Royalist prisoners, life or exile. No one is to leave England without permission of the Parliament.

Hammer Price: £450.00

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