Excerpt from News From the Dead: Or, the Monthly Packet of True Intelligence From the Other World Perhaps it may be a Surprize to you, to fee Papers dated from the Lower World, on fuch a Day, and fuch a Month when every one knows, that we of the other World are ﬂoating in the endlefs Gulph of Eternity, that's neither to be meafured or divided, and that in Hell there are neither Days, Months, nor Years. It's true there are not: But fmce the Devil has found himfelf Work on Earth a mong men, it behoves him to know how the Time goes with them and indeed he knows it exaelly: He'll tell you to a nicety when the Carnival begins at Venice; he calculates the Nativity of every Pope of Rome, and knows exaetly the Time of a Sede Vacante. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.