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book #79635
By the King. A Proclamation, For giving Encouragement to Seamen and Able-bodied Landmen to enter themselves on Board His Majesty's Ships of War; and for granting Rewards for discovering such Seamen as shall conceal themselves
Printed by Mark Baskett . . and by the Assigns of Robert Baskett, London, 1762.
A seemingly unrecorded proclamation offering increased bounties to those joining the royal navy, plus providing for rewards to those discovering "Seamen who may secret themselves" and who are then taken into custody; no copy in COPAC, ESTC or OCLC
Broadside measuring about 13x20 inches, trimmed at the lower left margin, very light browning, three folds, crisp and well preserved; the Taussig copy
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$ 1250.00
Broadside, legal ephemera, military law

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