Geneva. 1780. ,-144,pp. plus a 4pp. Supplement laid in. Gathered signatures, stitched. Fine. Untrimmed. With original printed advertising band. Item #WRCAM53421
The July 15, 1780 issue of the French political periodical, JOURNAL HISTORIQUE ET POLITIQUE.... This issue contains political news from Turkey, Russia, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Spain, Great Britain, and France. The section from London includes news of Admiral Rodney's activities in the West Indies. The laid-in supplement includes a letter from Admiral Rodney in Barbados and a summary of the Siege of Charleston under the command of generals Clinton and Cornwallis, listing prisoners taken in the decisive British victory.