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'The distress was such'.

'The distress was such'.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H6716
Description: Extract from Daniel Defoe’s 'Journal of the Plague Year'. In this passage, Defoe takes a trip to Greenwich with a waterman, who explains the course of the plague on board the ships on the Thames.
Creator: National Maritime Museum (read by Simon Niziol)
Date: 2004
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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