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The Great Plague of London, 1665

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Title
The general bill of mortallity :  with a continuation of this present year, 1666 : being a true relation of seven modern plagues or visitations in London, with the number of those that were buried of all diseases, viz the first in the year of Queen Elizabeth, anno 1592, the second in the year 1603, the third in (that never to be forgotten year) 1625, the fourth in anno 1630, the fift in the year 1636, the sixt in the year 1637 and 1638, the seventh this present year, 1665  
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1267658 
Location
Houghton

Master Microforms

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for Francis Coles, Thomas Vere, and John Wright
Language
English
Description
1 broadside : 1 ill. ; 43 x 33 cm.
Form/Genre
text

statistics

print
Subject
Plague -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Mortality -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  Diseases -- Religious aspects -- Early works to 1800 ;  Diseases -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Public Health, pre-1700

Broadsides

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Note
Within mourning border.

One in a series of unofficial bills of mortality issued during the plague; earlier issues had title: Londons Lord have mercy upon us.


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