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Author L. P. (Laurence Price), active 1625-1680?

Title Dead and alive. : This ditty out of Glocestershire was sent to London, for to have it put in print, therefore draw neer and listen unto this, it doth concern a man that did amiss, and so to shun the anger of his wife, he thought with poyson for to end his life but in the stead of poyson he drunk sack, for which his wife did soundly pay his back to the tune of, Old flesh.

Published London, : Printed for F. G. on Snow-hill. Entered according to order., [1650?]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations (woodcut)
monochrome rdacc
Series Early English books online.
Notes Signed at end: L.P., i.e. Laurence Price. Cf. Wing.
Date of publication suggested by Wing CD-ROM, 1996.
Verse: "There was a shaving royster".
In two parts, printed side by side.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) P3357.
Roxburghe ballads Rox.III.210.
Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[210]
Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[211]
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books; Tract supplement ; A6:1[119]) s1999 miun s.
Subject Ballads, English -- 17th century.
Gloucester (England) -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Broadsides -- England -- 17th century.
Local subject Internet access