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The Weekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery.

Other author/creatorSalmon, William, active 1682-1683.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication Info[London] : Printed for Langley Curtis, 1682-1683.
Description37 volumes ; 4́°.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Uniform titleWeekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery (London, England : 1682 : Salmon/Curtis)
Variant title Weekly packet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery
Series 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers
17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers. ^A1022269
Local noteImages from the source library are selected or scattered issues as well as various editions of the cataloged title and related titles (where indicated in the MARC record) as representative of the general publishing history of the title during the 17th and 18th centuries.
General noteAn imitation of the fifth volume of Henry Care's periodical with the same title; attributed to William Salmon and published by Care's original publisher, Langley Curtis.
General noteImprint from colophon.
General noteIncludes a second section with varying caption titles: The Courant (no. 1-12); the Popish courant (no. 13-16).
General noteThis publication can be distinguished from the original by the lack of a second section after no. 16 (8 Dec. 1682). Also by signatures, issue no. 1 signed B; issue no. 15 signed Q; issue no. 35 signed 2N.
General noteAn anti-Catholic publication.
General noteDescription based on: Numb.1. The fifth volume (Friday, August 25. 1682); title from caption.
General noteLatest issue consulted: Numb.35. The fifth volume (Friday, April 20. 1683).
General noteIssues filmed at UMI microfilm Early English newspapers, reel 1128 alternate with issues of the same date and number from Henry Care's original publication.
General noteReproduction of the originals from the Burney Collection, the British Library (London).
References NCBEL, II: 1339
References Nelson & Seccombe. Brit. newspapers and periodicals, 1641-1700, 478.500-537
Special numberingThere are two issues of no. 36 (27 Apr. 1683) with varying text (cf. Nelson and Seccombe); these variants reported by L and E.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Title history notePublished simultaneously and in imitation of v.5, no. 1-37 of the original 'Weekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, the history of popery', published for Henry Care.
Related ItemWeekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery (London, England : 1681) Vol.5 no.1-37
Other titleCourant
Other titlePopish courant

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