I Wait for the Head of the Assassin, Louis XVI

1793.

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This anonymously written pamphlet was published around the time of Louis XVI’s trial for treason. The trial resulted in the king’s conviction and execution.

I Wait for the Head of the Assassin Louis XVI.

Louis XVI, the traitor, is going to be accused, and in only a few days the guillotine awaits him.

Citizens, it is not reasons that you need, actions speak. Louis XVI was judged the tenth of August, when he murdered thousands of citizens, the first assembly ratified his judgment. Louis XVI is the enemy of the homeland.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title I Wait for the Head of the Assassin, Louis XVI
Short Title I Wait for the Head of Louis XVI, 1793
Place of Publication Paris
Publisher De l'Imprimerie de P. Provost
Publication Date 1793
Language French
Call Number Case Wing DC137.08 .F73 v. 3 no. 5
Location Special Collections 4th floor