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The history of the plague in London, in 1665.

Daniel Defoe

The history of the plague in London, in 1665.

by Daniel Defoe

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Published by Printed by B. & J. Johnson, no. 147 High-Street. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plague -- London, 1665

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHampshire tragedy.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 37150., Early American imprints -- no. 37304., Cheap repository
    ContributionsMore, Hannah, 1745-1833.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17738307M

    The Great Plague of London—an epidemic of the infectious disease known as the plague—ravaged London, England, from to City records indicate that s people died during the epidemic. However, the actual number of deaths is suspected to have exceeded , out of a total population estimated at , From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - Chris_El - LibraryThing. The black death invaded Europe during the middle ages. But it didn't just roll through and then disappear from the scene. The Great Plague in London in Walter George Bell Snippet view - /5(1).

      A street during the Great Plague in London, , with a death cart and mourners. Wellcome Images, CC BY-NC-SA Coronavirus: Defoe’s account of the Great Plague of has startling parallels.   A cure for the Plague "As soon as the Plague appeared in London, so did quack doctors selling fake remedies." From the British Library (; English facsimile) London's Response to the Great Plague of ; This was the worst outbreak of plague in England since the black death of London lost roughly 15% of its population.

    The history of the great plague in London in the year , containing observations and memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, both public and private, .   ‎The History of the Plague in London is a historical novel offering an account of the dismal events caused by the Great Plague, which mercilessly struck the city of London in First published in , the novel illustrates the social disorder .


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The Great Plague, lasting from towas the last major epidemic of the bubonic plague to occur in happened within the centuries-long Second Pandemic, a period of intermittent bubonic plague epidemics which originated from Central Asia inthe first year of the Black Death, an outbreak which included other forms such as pneumonic plague, and lasted until A Journal of the Plague Year is an account, a "journal", of one man's experiences in the yearin which the Great Plague struck the city of London.

The book is told mostly in the order things happened, as far as I can tell anyway, though there are no chapters, it's just all one big story, whic A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by /5().

London's Great Plague of devastated the city, as Europe's final bubonic outbreak killed thousands of helpless citizens. Daniel Defoe, author of the classic Robinson Crusoe, was five years old when the Plague swept through London, and grew up hearing many stories - some truthful, others exaggerated - of its deadly ng those anecdotes with his childhood recollections and /5(78).

Great Plague of London, epidemic of plague that ravaged London, England, from to City records indicate that s people died during the epidemic, though the actual number of deaths is suspected to have exceededout of a total population estimated atThe outbreak.

History of the Plague in London, by Daniel Defoe,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The history of the great plague in London in the year containing observations and memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, both public and private, during that dreadful period — A new ed.

The History of the Plague in London is a historical novel offering an account of the dismal events caused by the Great Plague, which mercilessly struck the city of London in First published inthe novel illustrates the social disorder triggered by the outbreak, while focusing on human suffering and the mere devastation occupying.

A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published in March This novel is an account of one man's experiences of the yearin which the Great Plague or the bubonic.

The Great Plague of was a last and terrible visitation before plague finally burned itself out in north-western Europe.

A direct descendant of the Black Death, in London alone it killed more thanpeople - perhaps a quarter of the entire population/5(9).

Ina great plague struck London. Based on "A Journal of the Plague Year", by Daniel Defoe, being observations or memorials of the most remarkable occurrences, as well public as private, which happened in London during the last great visitation in Written by a Citizen who continued all the while in London.

Plague breaks out in Andalusia, killing ab people in less than four months. Spain: – Epidemic: Plague ravages Spain. Ab die in Valencia. The great Plague of Seville breaks out.

Spain: – Epidemic: Great Plague of London. people are killed within 18 months. United Kingdom: Epidemic. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Defoe, Daniel. History of the plague in London, London: G.

Bell, (OCoLC) In the spring and summer of an outbreak of Bubonic Plague spread from parish to parish until thousands had died and the huge pits dug to receive the bodies were full. In the Great Fire of London destroyed much of the centre of London, but also helped to kill off some of the black rats and fleas that carried the plague bacillus.

The Great Plague was an epidemic that spread in England between and It led to the deaths of betw andpeople, which was more than a fifth of the entire population of London. History of the Plague in London on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

History of the Plague in London. Get this from a library. Plague and fire, London. [Leonard W Cowie] -- In London saw a terrible outbreak of the boubonic plague, and in much of the city was destroyed by a fire.

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The Plague of London, Stephen Usherwood | Published in History Today Volume 21 Issue 5 May The outbreak of plague in the London area in was a disaster of the first magnitude, comparable with the Peruvian earthquake or the Bengal cyclone of in the suddenness of its onset, the size of its death rate and the helplessness of its.

Daniel Defoe’s ‘The History of the Plague in London’ is a fictionalized account of the bubonic plague epidemic that struck London in which Defoe witnessed as a five-year old, the year before the Great Fire of London. —"When the Plague Comes: Pastoral Compassion in Centuries Past," Log College Press.

Cholera, London, Charles Spurgeon () As a young village preacher, Charles Spurgeon admired the Puritan ministers who stayed behind to care for the sick and dying during the Great Plague of London in.

David Fathers London's Seen Much Worse Than Coronavirus: Remembering The Great Plague Of "Bring Out Your Dead" A street during the Great Plague in London,with a death cart and mourners.Plague: Outbreak in London, - Paperback – 3 Aug. by Tony Bradman (Author) out of 5 A thrilling story about a young boy's fight to stay alive during one of history's deadliest epidemics.

Special offers and product promotions. Amazon Business: For business-exclusive pricing Reviews: 6.Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: The history of the plague in London, in Bibliographic Details; Main Author: Defoe, Daniel, ? Other Authors: More, Hannah, a The history of the plague in London, in |h [electronic resource].