EBBA ID: 20769

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.151
 
THE / Unfaithful Servant; / AND / The Cruel Husband. / Being a perfect and true account of one Judith Brown, / who together with her Master Iohn Cupper, conspired the Death of her Mistris, his / Wife, which accordingly they did accomplish in the time of Child-bed, when she lay / in with two Children, by mixing of her Drink with cruel Poyson; for which Fact / she received due Sentence of Death at the late Assizes in the County of Salop, to be / Burned; which was accordingly Executed upon the Old Heath near Shrewsbury, on / Thursday the Twenty-first day of August, 1684.
Date Published 1684
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street, without Newgate.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.151
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.151
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  Part 1
Title THE / Unfaithful Servant; / AND / The Cruel Husband. / Being a perfect and true account of one Judith Brown, / who together with her Master Iohn Cupper, conspired the Death of her Mistris, his / Wife, which accordingly they did accomplish in the time of Child-bed, when she lay / in with two Children, by mixing of her Drink with cruel Poyson; for which Fact / she received due Sentence of Death at the late Assizes in the County of Salop, to be / Burned; which was accordingly Executed upon the Old Heath near Shrewsbury, on / Thursday the Twenty-first day of August, 1684.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The Rich Merchant: Or, George Barnwel.
First Lines YOung Maidens all beware, / that sees my Dismal state,
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 205 x 292
Condition holed surface, uneven inking
Ornament funerary borders: 36 x 8, 8 x 130, 8 x 130, 156 x 8