An alarum to London, or, The famous London"s blowing up by Londoners
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An alarum to London, or, The famous London"s blowing up by Londoners sounded, not to fire their buildings, but to quench their burnings : in a letter to Major Generall Browne.

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Published by Printed by Matthew Simmons ... in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesFamous London"s blowing up by Londoners, Famous London"s blowing up by Londoners.
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 12:9.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2], 18 p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16764970M

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