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Title The great messenger of mortality; or, a dialogue betwixt Death and a beautiful lady. [electronic resource] : From whence it appears that death is no respecter of persons either for birth or beauty; so that as sure as we are born, we shall certainly die: therefore let us prepare ourselves against that hour and time, that he may appear as a welcome messenger, that brings glad tidings. Tune of, Farewel my heart's delight.

Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Printed and sold by John White, [1720?]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (woodcut)
Series Early English books online.
Notes Date of publication suggested by cataloger.
Verse: "Fair lady, lay your costly robes aside,".
Copy cut and mounted.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Roxburghe ballads Rox.III.442
Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[442]
Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[443]
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books; Tract supplement ; A6:1[262]) s1999 miun s
Subject Death -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Ballads, English -- 18th century.
Broadsides -- England -- 18th century.
Variant Title Dialogue betwixt Death and a beautiful lady
Local subject Internet access