The penny Sunday chronicle

The penny Sunday chronicle newspaper

With three wood engravings entitled “Destructive fire in the Tower of London”, “Ruling the roast”, and “One of the thimble-rig gentry”, the last of which is signed with the initials of Charles Jameson Grant.
“No. 51”.

  • Title: The penny Sunday chronicle, people’s weekly advertizer : an original, comic, dramatic, and entertaining odd fellow’s miscellany.
  • Publication:[London]  : W. Vickers, Holywell Street, Strand, Sunday, November 14, 1841.

Catalog Record 


Acquired March 2019

William and Mary, by the grace of God, King and Queen of England

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A broadside with an account of the great fire of 5 September 1694 that destroyed much of the city of Warwick and an appeal to officials and the public to come to the aid of the victims.

  • AuthorEngland and Wales. Sovereign (1689-1694 : William and Mary)
  • TitleWilliam and Mary, by the grace of God, King and Queen of England … to all and singular arch-bishops, bishops, arch-deacons … and their officials, parsons … also to all justices of the peace, mayors, sheriffs … and also to all officers of cities, boroughs, and towns … greeting: Whereas the sad and deplorable condition of many of our good subjects of our ancient borough of Warwick, hath been presented to us …
  • PublicationIn the Savoy [i.e. London] : Printed by Edward Jones for William Fall dwelling in Weld-Street, 1694.

Catalog Record & Digital Collection

File 64 W26 694++

Acquired July 2015

The general account of the losses…on account of the fire




  • TitleThe general account of the losses, and the state of the collections and distributions, on account of the fire, which happened at Potton, in the county of Bedford, on Thursday the 14th of August, 1783.
  • Published[Bedford? : [s.n.], printed in the year MDCCLXXXIV 1784]

Catalog Record

64 B39 784

Acquired July 2013