Grey's Debates of the House of Commons: Volume 5. Originally published by T. Becket and P. A. De Hondt, London, 1769.
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DEBATES in the House of Commons, From the Year 1667 to the Year 1694.
[Monday, December 3, 1677.
The House met, when Mr Secretary Coventry delivered the following Message from his Majesty, which was read by the Speaker:
"HIS Majesty, having given notice by his Proclamation, that he intended the Houses should be adjourned till the fourth of April (fn. 1), hath now, for weighty Considerations, thought fit to meet with both Houses sooner; and therefore his Pleasure is, that this House be adjourned to the fifteenth day of January next.
The House adjourned accordingly.