EBBA ID: 20811

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.196-197
 
Save a thief from the Gallows, and he'l Hang thee if he can, / Or, The Merciful Father, and the merciless Son.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Imprint Printed for J. C. W. T. and T. P.
License
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 2.196, 2.197
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.196-197
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  Part 1
Title Save a thief from the Gallows, and he'l Hang thee if he can, / Or, The Merciful Father, and the merciless Son.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Fortune my Foe.
First Lines YOu disobedient Children mark my fall, / And by my timeless end take warning all,
Refrain
Album Page single sheet oblong folio, pasted across two pages, 260 x ?330
Condition cropped left edge, uneven inking
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Notes Printed on the same sheet as EBBA 36260, "The Confession and Repentance of George Saunders, Gentleman late of Sugh, / in the Connty of Hertford, who killed his own Uncle, and accused his own Father for the Mur- / der, but by Gods providence being discovered, dyed for the same whereas he wrote this Song / with his own hand. / His Repentance in Prison,"