A letter from Major General Ludlow [pseud.] to Sir E.S. [i.e. Edward Seymour] :
comparing the tyranny of the first four years of King Charles the martyr, with the tyranny of the four years reign of the late abdicated King [i.e. James II], Occasioned by the reading Doctor Pelling's lewd harangues upon the 30th of January, being the anniversary or general madding-day : [with postscript containing a parallel between a prayer of Charles I and the prayer of Pamela in Sidney's Areadia].
|Main Creator:||Ludlow, Edmund, fl. 1691-1692.|
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Amsterdam : [s.n.], printed anno Domini 1691.
The work of a republican pamphleteer who wrote under the name of General Ludlow, or Edmund Ludlow, lieut.-general. Not to be confused with Edmund Ludlow, 1617?-1692. cf. Article on Richard Hollingworth in DNB; also BM under Ludlow, Edmund, pseud.
The "Postscript" contains a parallel of the prayer of King Charles, entitled A prayer in time of captivity, with the prayer of Pamela in the Countesse of Pembroke's Arcadia, by Sir Philip Sidney.
E.S. = Sir Edward Seymour.
In this edition, "Ludlow" in line 4 of the title is in roman type.
Physical description: , 30 p. ; small and 4to.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), L1489
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|JP 2621||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Joly|
|P 739 (2)||Main Reading Room||Pamphlets|