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The silver key, or A fancy to truth and a warning to youth. [electronic resource] : Shewing the benefit of money, and the contempt of the poor, under the term of a silver key
Bib ID 3745104
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Beverstock, George
 
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Description [Boston] : Printed and sold by Nathaniel Coverly, Jun. corner of Theatre-Alley, Milk-Street, Boston,, Sept. 2d, 1811 
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (relief cut) ; 29 x 22 cm. 
Series

Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 22341.

Notes

Verse in two parts; first line: The silver key, doth bear the sway. Signed: From your servant, poor George Beverstoc [i.e., Beverstock].

American Antiquarian Society copy bound in the Isaiah Thomas collection of broadside ballads, v. I, no. 6.

Text in three columns; printed area measures 22.6 x 18.8 cm.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Shaw & Shoemaker 22341

Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 244

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 22341). 
Subjects Poverty -- Poetry.  |  Wealth -- Poetry.
Form/genre Broadsides.  |  Poems
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.

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