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King George III Attacked in Scarce Pro-American Newspaper Printed in England

The Crisis. London, England: T.W. Shaw, June 10, 1775. No. XXI. 6pp (pp. 135-140), 6.75 x 11.25 in. Rare weekly newspaper / pamphlet printed by the Radical Whigs in England in support of the American Revolution against Great Britain. It is unabashedly pro-American and attacks King George III as an absolute monarch having unrestrained power over the American Colonists. He is called a tyrant approx. eight times throughout the issue.

Condition:

Central horizontal fold. Light toning at fold line. Appears to have been disbound. Overall very fine condition. Pp. 137-138 partially separated from rest of issue. 

Estimate: $300 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,063
04/10/2020

 

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