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A Mournful poem on the death of John Ormsby and Matthew Cushing [electronic resource] : who were appointed to be executed on Boston Neck, the 17th of October, 1734
Bib ID 3371137
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [Boston] : Sold [by Thomas Fleet] at the Heart and Crown in Boston., [1734] 
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (relief cut) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 40054.

Notes

Verse of seventy lines; first line: You sinners all, both young and old.

Followed by epitaphs on John Ormesby and Matthew Cushing.

Thomas Fleet (1685-1758) printed at the Heart and Crown from 1731 to 1758.

Text in two columns; woodcut of a hanging (Reilly 1179) beneath title.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Bristol B935

Shipton & Mooney 40054

Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 653

Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 648

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 40054). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Cushing, Matthew, 1712-1734.  |  Ormsby, John, -1734.  |  Burglary -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Murder -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Crime -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Executions and executioners -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Form/genre Broadsides.  |  Poems  |  Epitaphs.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.

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