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Author Progg, Philip
Title Intelligence extraordinary from Boston. [electronic resource] : Narrative of the battle on the 19th of July, at Roxborough. ..
Imprint [United States : s.n., 1775]
Descript 1 sheet ([2] p.)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42849
Note Fictitious account, in the form of a letter dated Boston, July 22, 1775, of a decisive American victory over the British at Boston. Signed on p. [2]: Philip Progg, captain of the 6th regiment of Pennsylvania rifle-men. Within the text is an account of the subsequent naval engagement, signed: Andrew Springe
At foot of p. [2]: The foregoing account was brought from Ireland, in the schooner lately taken at the eastward, by the Continental cruisers; and though designed as a burlesque, perhaps may prove prophetic of what, in some measure, may happen before long
Text in two columns
Bristol B4013
Shipton & Mooney 42849
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42849)
Subject Imaginary wars and battles
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Humor
Burlesques. rbgenr
Alt Author Springe, Andrew
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