EBBA ID: 36048

Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads 2.1
 
A Maruellous Murther, / Committed vpon the Body of one George Drawnefield of Brempton, / Two miles from Chesterfield, in Darbyshire, who (for Lucre of his wealth) was / most cruelly murthered in his bed, on Whitsunday at night, by certaine bloody Villaines / whereof Three are in Darby Iayle, One fled, and the rest bound ouer to the Asizes.
Date Published 1624-1680 ?
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Imprint Printed at London for Francis Coules and are to be sould at his shop in the Old-[?]
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Collection Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads
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Location Manchester Central Library
Shelfmark BR f 821.04 B49
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    TitleA Maruellous Murther, / Committed vpon the Body of one George Drawnefield of Brempton, / Two miles from Chesterfield, in Darbyshire, who (for Lucre of his wealth) was / most cruelly murthered in his bed, on Whitsunday at night, by certaine bloody Villaines / whereof Three are in Darby Iayle, One fled, and the rest bound ouer to the Asizes.The second part
    Tune ImprintTo the tune of My bleeding heartTo the same tune.
    First LinesIN sorrow and compassion great, / I of a story sad will createTHe neighbours who were their last night, / And saw his wealth in open sight.
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