By the King and Queen, a proclamation for a general fast.
|Main Creator:||England and Wales. Sovereign (1689-1694 : William and Mary)|
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London : printed by Charles Bill and Thomas Newcomb, printers to the King and Queens most Excellent Majesties, 1689. [i.e. 1690]
"The King is minded to go to war in person. Wherefore a public fast and humiliation is ordered to supplicate pardon and implore blessing on his arms in Ireland and the naval forces, to be observed on Wednesday, 12 march, and thenceforward on the third Wednesday in every month during the war. The Bishops to draw up a form." -- Steele.
Imprint year given according to Lady Day dating.
At end of text: Given at Our court at Whitehall the twentieth day of February, 1689. In the second year of Our reign.
In support of the Irish campaign.
Physical description: 1 sheet ( p.) ; 1/4o.
Citations/References: References: Wing W2570; Crawford, J.L.L. Royal proclamations, 1485-1714 4031
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