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Per lettere di diversi Magistrati di Sanità essendosi inteso che per guardarsi dalla Peste che fa gran strage in alcune città della Germania, & in diversi altri luoghi già banditi, hanno stabilato d'introdur'l'uso delle fedi di sanità cosi ... / li Conservatori di Sanità.

Date
1679


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Description

Small poster or leaflet from Ferrara dated 17 October 1679 (published 18 October 1679) proclaiming that a system of health passes would be introduced to help combat the transmission of plague (already in certain cities in Germany which were considered to be in quarantine by the Ferrara authorities). There is a woodcut of what appears to be a priest explaining something to a soldier above the main body of text.

Publication/Creation

Ferrara : [publisher not identified], 1679 (Ferrara : Stampa Camerale)

Physical description

1 broadside : illustrations ; 31 cm

Languages

  • Italian


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