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Australian & Historical(#457) 13/06/2020 12:00 PM AEST

Lot 268 of 941: OXFORD GAZETTE - ENGLAND - Dec.28 to Jan.1 1665, Numb.14: Precursor to the "London Gazette", with all issues from #1 to #23 being printed in Oxford, due to The Plague contagion rampant in London, the journal not returning to the capital until issue #24, when it was renamed the "London Gazette"; the contents mostly describe ship and military movements around Europe; condition is somewhat aged with brittle edges and a small taped repair at base. Extremely rare.

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Australian & Historical(#457)  13/06/2020 12:00 PM AEST