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A Pathetic history of the plague in London in the year 1665

A Pathetic history of the plague in London in the year 1665

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Published by William Edwards in Portland [Me.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plague -- England -- London

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 10268
    ContributionsDefoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 p
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15125097M

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The book is told somewhat chronologically, though without sections or chapter : CreateSpace Publishing. The dreadful visitation: in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London in the year extracted from the memoirs of a person who resided there, during the whole time of the infection: with some thoughts on the advantage which would result to Christianity, if a spirit of impartiality and true charity was.

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Samuel Pepys kept his famous diary of London life during the year when plague ravaged the city – killing thousands. He first noticed the onset of the pestilence when red crosses appeared on a door in Drury Lane.

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