Paris. April 28, 1780. 2pp. Modern marbled paper over boards, gilt paper spine label. Horizontal crease to text leaf, else fine. Item #WRCAM48921
A supplement to the Parisian periodical LA GAZETTE FRANCOISE, the leading source of French news on the American Revolution. This issue outlines French naval movements to Fort Royal in Martinique, where the French Navy, under command of Comte de Guichen, clashed with Sir George Rodney's British Royal Navy on April 17, 1780.