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CURIOUS STATE-PAPERS, COUNCILS OF WAR, LETTERS, ,

PETITIONS, NARRATIVES, &c. &c.

WHICH THROW GREAT LIGHT ON THE HISTORY OF THAT ISLAND,

FROM ITS CONQUEST, DOWN TO THE YEAR 1702.

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A PROCLAMATION of the protector relating to Jamaica

A letter fro'n Chrisopher Columbus in Jamaica to the king of Spain

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A narrative by general Venables of his erpedition to the ijland of

Jamica, and the conquell thereof under the protetorship of Oliver
Cromweil

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A ler er sent the lord president Lawrence, lord Lambert, and several others of

the council of Itate

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A council of war held at the Indian Bridge Town, „Barbadoes, March 18,

1654, to consider the wants of the army
A council of war held on board the Swiftfure, April 7, 1655

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Several confiderations to be humbly represented to his highress the lord pro

tector and council, in beharf of the army in America

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A petition of general Venables, a prisoner in the Tower of London, to his

highness che lord protector

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A recond petition of general Venables

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A third petition o general Venables

Lars military for the iiland of Jam ica, publificú by his ercel'ency

fir Thomas Modyford

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Proceedings against fer Thomas 1/od ford

The present state of Jamaica, in a letter from Mr. Nevil to the

earl of i'arlijle

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The earl of Carli le's Speech to the assembly of Jamaica

1 report of the right honourable the lords of the committee for

trade und plantations to the king

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An address of the absembly of Jamaica to the earl of Carlisle

A procla nacon for the encouraging of planters in his majesty's

ijand of Jamaica, in the il ct-Indiis

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An address of the council of Jamaica to the king

An abstruet of te government of Jamaica fince his majesty's restora

tion, given in by fi Thomas Lynch to the king in cou'cil

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A pe!ilion of Samuel Long, 19. against the carl of Curlisle, to the

king in council, with the earl's anfier therelo

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A copy of Long's articles prefined to his mcjelly in Collaril

The earl of Cui liili's anliers to a charge against him, exhib''ed 10 his

miljely zic comcil, by Samuel Long

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An account of lirne a fairs in Jadica during the gwernm?nt of the

curl of Carlile

194

a neieint fram king Charles VI. for the ofice of Surter (nt aror general of the recrues in Jenaica

199 A úlogle

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