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Published by printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright in London .
Written in English


  • Ballads, English -- 17th century

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Edition Notes

SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1848:18
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15416533M

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