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Great BritainArmy.Basted Mill (Wrotham, England)Mercantile Library Association of the City of New-Yorkdepositor.Clinton, Henry1738?-1795Rivington, James1724-1802Taylor, John
By His Excellency Sir Henry Clinton, knight of the most honourable Order of Bath, lieutenant general of his Majesty's forces, &c. Proclamation: Whereas it is consonant not only to the common principles of humanity ... to guard against the the extortion of individuals, who raise the necessaries of life
Printed by James Rivington, printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty.
1 sheet ( p.): coat of arms ; 40 x 30 cm.
Royal arms at head of title.
Concerns the price of grain in New York.
Dated: Given under my hand at the city of New-York, the 20th day of December, 1777, in the eighteenth year of his Majesty's reign.
Signed: Henry Clinton, Lieut. Gen.
Type ornament band.
Watermarks: [Britannia] J Taylor.
Library copy imperfect: fragments brought together and silked; some text affected.
Wood-block cracked through lion.
Library copy stamped on back: Tomlinson collection--Deposited by Mercantile Library Association.
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