The History of Leith

August 21, 2006

Dreadful and Awful Riots in Paris!

This report begins: ‘A Full and Particular Account of the Dreadful and Awful Riots in Paris, (occasioned by the Anniversary of the Murder of the Duke de Berri,) by the friends of Charles the Tenth, now at Holyroodhouse, – With an account of the Destruction of the Catholic Archbishop’s Palace, and of his Arrest, also an Account of the capture of several of the Ringleaders.’ The broadside was published by John Campbell of Edinburgh. It is not dated. for more click here

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