Iosiah Keeling, Who being Touch'd in Conscience, was ye first Man that came in & voluntarily Discover'd ye Late Hellish Conspiracy of ye Phanatiques against the Life of his Sacred Matie.And of his Royall Highness; Designed to have been executed at ye Rye House in Hertfordshire; in April, 1683.
Engraving. 170 x 255mm. Trimmed to plate mark and slightly in to lettering at bottom.
Vintner who revealed the 'Rye House Plot' of 1683 to assassinate Charles II of England and his brother James, duke of York (later James II), as they passed by Rumbold's Rye House in Hertfordshire on the road from Newmarket to London.
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