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Magdalene College - Pepys 1.131
 
The Arrainement condemnation and execution of the grand [cutpurse] / Iohn Selman who was executed at White-hall vppon Twesday the seuenth of / Ianuary. 1612.
Date Published 1612
Author Henry Smith
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Imprint Printed at London
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 1.131
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.130-131v
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TitleThe Arrainement condemnation and execution of the grand [cutpurse] / Iohn Selman who was executed at White-hall vppon Twesday the seuenth of / Ianuary. 1612.The Captaine Cut-purse. / A new Ballad shewing the most notorious abuse of life of Iohn Selman, / who for cutting a purse in the Kings Chapell at White Hall on Christ- / mas day was executed neare Charing crosse.
Tune ImprintTo the tune of a rich Marchant man.To a new tune.
First LinesHOw happy is that man. / that in his breast doth beare:THat men may feare the Acts, / opugnant are to truth:
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Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, hinged, 278 x 1601/2 sheet folio, originally right part, hinged, 277 x 168
Conditioncropped right and bottom edges, creased, holed and damaged surface, uneven inking, recto shows throughcropped right edge, creased, holed and damaged surface, uneven inking, recto shows through
Ornamentborders: 68 x 21, 68 x 22cast fleurons