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Save a thief from the gallows, and he'l hang thee if he can, or, The merciful father and the merciless son : to the tune of, Fortune my foe.

Save a thief from the gallows, and he'l hang thee if he can, or, The merciful father and the merciless son : to the tune of, Fortune my foe.

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Confession and repentance of George Saunders
Date: between 1684 and 1686?]
Publisher: Printed for J. Clarke, W. Thackeray and T. Passinger?,
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Description:
Imprint from Wing.
Verse - "You disobedient children mark my fall,".
In two parts, printed side by side. Part two has caption title: The confession and repentance of George Saunders, gentleman late of Sugh, in the county of Hertford, who killed his own uncle, and accused his own father for the murder, but by Gods providence being discovered, dyed for the same whereas he wrote this song with his own hand.
Description based on imperfect Beinecke Library copy wanting imprint. Possibly Wing (CD-ROM, 1996) S772D and ESTC (RLIN) R187385.
BEIN 2000 Folio 6 286: Imperfect: mutilated at bottom, some text and imprint wanting; Mounted to 30 x 42 cm.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : 2 ill. (woodcuts) ; 25 x 37 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 11175209
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