The Discovery of a great plot intended against the city of London

to have robbed and murthered the citizens and inhabitants, and the names of the actors ; also the victory at Arundell Castle obtained by Sir William Waller ... together with a full satisfaction concerning the three queries about the great controversie and different opinions of the observing of holy dayes
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London (England) -- History -- 17th century, Great Britain -- History -- Civil War, 1642
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1439:57
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Most of the conspirators fled from London as they learned of the plot’s discovery. Several, including Percy and Catesby, made a stand against the pursuing Sheriff of Worcester and his men at.