EBBA ID: 30274

British Library - Roxburghe 2.46-47
 
A Caveat for Cut-purses. / With a warning to all purse-carriers: Shewing the confi- / dence of the first, and the carelessnesse of the last; With necessary admonitions for / them both, lest the Hangman get the one, and the Begger take the other.
Date Published 1647-1665 ?
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Imprint Printed for W. Gilbertson.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 2.46, 2.47
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.8.46-47
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  Part 1
Title A Caveat for Cut-purses. / With a warning to all purse-carriers: Shewing the confi- / dence of the first, and the carelessnesse of the last; With necessary admonitions for / them both, lest the Hangman get the one, and the Begger take the other.
Tune Imprint To the tune of, Packington's pound.
First Lines MY Masters and friends and good people draw (near / and look to your purses, for that I do say
Refrain Youth, youth thou hadst better been starvd by thy / (Nurse / Then live to be hang'd for cutting a purse.
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