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Type: Real
Size: Small (51 - 100)

Rev. Lewis Rou

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1751-08-19
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Newspaper advertisement for sale: New-York Gazette Revived in the Weekly Post-Boy, 19 August 1751, p. 2; 26 August 1751, p. 3; 2 September 1751, p. 3; 9 September 1751, p. 3; 16 September 1751, p. 4; 23 September 1751, p. 4; 30 September 1751, p. 4; 14 October 1751, p. 3; 21 October 1751, p. 4; 20 April 1752, p. 3; 27 April 1752, p. 3; 4 May 1752, p. 4; 18 May 1752, p. 4; 25 May 1752, Supplement p. 2; 15 June 1752, p. 4; 2 October 1752, Supplement p. 2
Newspaper advertisement for sale: The New-York Evening Post, 4 May 1752, p. 4; 1 June 1752, p. 5; 8 June 1752, p. 4
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Advertisement text (Gazette): "TO be sold, the Books of the Library belonging to the Estate of the late Rev. Louis Rou, deceased; consisting of a valuable Collection of Latin, French, Greek, and some English Books: Attendance will be given every Week Day in the Forenoon, at the late Dwelling-House of the said Deceased; and a Catalogue of the whole, with the lowest Prices, may be there viewed."
Advertisement text (Post): "To be sold, by the Widdow, Rou, at her House in the Jew's Alley. SEVERAL Sorts of Books belonging to the Library of the late reverend Lewis Rou, deceas'd."
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Date of birth
1710-06
Date of death
1750-12-25
Gender
male
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