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

Other author/creatorCare, Henry, 1646-1688.
Format Electronic, Book, and Journal
Publication Info[London] : Printed for Langley Curtis, 1681-1682.
Descriptionvolumes ; 4́°.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Subject(s)
Uniform titleWeekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery (London, England : 1681)
Variant title Weekly packet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery
Variant title Collected with added title: Third volume of the pacquets of advice from Rome 1682
Variant title Collected with added title: History of popery; or pacquet of advice from Rome. Vol. 4 1682
Variant title Collected with added title: Fifth volume of the pacquets of advice from Rome 1683
FrequencyWeekly
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 noteEdited and largely written by: Henry Care.
General noteImprint from colophon.
General noteImprint varies; from v. 5, no. 1 (25 Aug. 1682) imprints read: Printed by A. Maxwell for the author; from v. 5, no. 11: by the assigns of the author Henry Care; from v. 5, no. 14: by J. Astwood for the author Henry Care; a few of the last issues drop author's name from the imprint.
General noteIncludes: The Popish courant; title later changes to: The Courant, with fluctuating alternate titles: The Courant: or, the Jesuits memoirs, and: The Courant: or, the Judaists memoirs.
General noteVolumes are separately paginated and signed.
General noteCollected with added title pages and preliminaries.
General noteThis record subsumes all editions and variants of individual issues of this title, as recorded by Nelson & Seccombe.
General noteVolume 4 formerly described as: Wing (2nd ed.) C521; entry cancelled.
General noteAn anti-Catholic publication.
General noteDescription based on: Numb.38.The third volume (Friday, February 25. 1680/1); title from caption.
General noteLatest issue consulted: Numb. 47.The fifth volume (Friday, July 13. 1683).
General noteCopy at UMI microfilm Early English Books 1641-1700, reel 911 (vol. 4 only) described as Wing C521.
General noteReproduction of the originals from the Burney Collection, the British Library (London).
References Nelson & Seccombe. Brit. newspapers and periodicals, 1641-1700, 477.338-547
References NCBEL, II:1339
Special numberingNumbering continues from previous title.
Supplement note"A supplement to the Popish courant, annex'd to the Weekly pacquet of advice from Rome" was issued on Friday October 14. 1681.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Title history noteAn imitation of v.5, no. 1-37 appeared from 25 Aug. 1682-4 May 1683, published by Langley Curtis (Care's original publisher) with the same title, numbers and dates, but with different text and lacking a 2nd section after no. 16; attributed to William Salmon.
Title history noteA sixth volume, The weekly pacquet of advice from Rome, was undertaken after Henry Care's death by another publisher, but stopped after 3 issues.
Preceding title Weekly pacquet of advice from Rome restored: or, The history of popery continued
Related ItemWeekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery (London , England : 1682 : Salmon/Curtis)
Related ItemWeekly pacquet of advice from Rome: or, The history of popery, &c. (London, England : 1689 : Larkin).
Genre/formPeriodicals.
Other titlePopish courant.
Other titleCourant.
Other titleCourant: or, the Jesuits memoirs.
Other titleCourant: or, the Judaists memoirs.

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