EBBA ID: 20807

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.192
 
The Midwife of Poplar's / Sorrowful Confession and Lamentation in Newgate / Who was Condemned to Dye for that Horrid and Unheard of Murder, which she / committed on the Bodys of several young infants, whom she Starved to Death, / and was accordingly Executed for the same in Holbourn, upon the 23d. of this / instant October, 1693.
Date Published 1693
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Imprint Printed for J. Bissel, at the Bible and Harp in West-Smith-Field.
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.192
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.192
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Title The Midwife of Poplar's / Sorrowful Confession and Lamentation in Newgate / Who was Condemned to Dye for that Horrid and Unheard of Murder, which she / committed on the Bodys of several young infants, whom she Starved to Death, / and was accordingly Executed for the same in Holbourn, upon the 23d. of this / instant October, 1693.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Russels last Farewel.
First Lines I Am the worst of Women-kind, / Compton is my Name,
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 200 x 310
Condition cropped top edge, creased, holed surface, uneven inking
Ornament funerary borders: 32 x 5, 67 x 5, 73 x 4