Replica Documents

 
A collection of replica documents and letters used during the 17th and 18th centuries


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Reducing and Suppressing of Pirates Proclamation

Reducing and Suppressing of Pirates Proclamation

This is a replica of a 1688 proclamation issued by King James 2nd titled "a Proclamation for the More Effectual Reducing and Suppressing of Pirates and Privateers in America". This proclamation features woodcut print royal arms in upper margin and a 12-line woodcut initial "W" surrounded by cherubs. It is printed on both sides on period correct laid paper and is 350mm x 275mm
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The Tryals of Joseph Dawson

The Tryals of Joseph Dawson

This is an exact replica (spelling mistakes, errors and all) of a pamphlet issued in 1696 detailing the trial of some of the members of Henry Everys crew by the English Admiralty Court. The full title is: "The tryals of Joseph Dawson, Edward Forseith, William May, William Bishop, James Lewis, and John Sparkes for several Piracies and Robberies by them committed : in the company of Every the Grand Pirate, near the Coasts of the East-Indies and...
£15.00

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Henry Every Document Set

Henry Every Document Set

A set of 4 Documents relating to Henry Every known as the Grand or Arch Pirate. They are the following: The Proclamation issued by the Lords Justices of England offering a reward for the capture of Henry Every and his Crew. The Proclamation issued by the Rhode Island Assembly notifying the provinces Magistrates and Ministers of their intent with regards to the above Proclamation. A copy of the Letter left by Henry Every himself notifying English...
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Blackbeard Document Set

Blackbeard Document Set

A set of 3 Documents relating to Blackbeard the Pirate. They are the following: The Proclamation issued by Governor Spotswood of Virginia offering a reward for the capture of Pirates and mentioning Blackbeard himself. The London Gazette broadsheet announcing Blackbeards death at the hands of Lieutenant Robert Maynard. And finally an approximation of what a Wanted poster might have looked like for Edward Teach alias Blackbeard (based on the ones...
£15.00

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