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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

The Great Plague of London, 1665

The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
By the King. A proclamation concerning the adjournment of Hillary term
Proclamation concerning the adjournment of Hillary term
Proclamations .  1666-01-12
Name/Creator
England and Wales, Sovereign (1660-1685 : Charles II), creator
Charles, II, King of England, 1630-1685
Bill, John, the Second, prt.
Barker, Christopher, fl. 1640-1680, prt.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1269032 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed by John Bill and Christopher Barker, printers to the Kings most Excellent Majesty
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 56 x 32 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Plague -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Plague

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Note
Three joined sheets.

Royal arms (Steele 66) at head.

"Given at our court at Oxford the 12th day of January, in the seventeenth year of our reign."

Years given according to Lady Day dating.

Adjournment desirable on account of the plague.


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