EBBA ID: 35876

 
The Life and Death of the Famous THOMAS STUKELY: / An English Gallant in time of Queen Elizabeth, who ended his Life in a Battel of three / Kings of Barbary.
Date Published 1693-1695 ?
Author Richard Johnson
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Imprint Printed for A.M. W.O. and T. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck lane.
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Collection Beinecke Library - Michell-Jolliffe
Location Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Shelfmark 2000 Folio 6 203
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      Part 1
    Title The Life and Death of the Famous THOMAS STUKELY: / An English Gallant in time of Queen Elizabeth, who ended his Life in a Battel of three / Kings of Barbary.
    Tune Imprint Tune is, King Henry's going to Bulloign, &c.
    First Lines IN the West of England, / Born there was I understand,
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    Notes ESTC Author: Richard Johnson Printed on the recto of EBBA 35874, "The VVestminster Frolick: / Or, The Cuckold of his own procuring. / Being a true Relation of a Vintener, who for a considerable quantity of Guinnies / undertook to perswade his Servant Maid to prostitute her self to a young Spark, / pretending to her that it was no other but himself; whereupon she seemingly / complying, discovered it to her Mistriss, who supplying her place, grafted her / Husbands Head. / Thus may we see how scurvy ill-Star'd fate / Does cross some men, nay how they do create / Their own misfortunes, yet for to be bold / The Vintener got his Horns will tipt with (Gold."