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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 4896331
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [Boston] : Sold at the Heart and Crown in Boston [by Thomas Fleet, 1734] 
1 sheet : ill. (relief cut) ; ?⁰. 
Notes

Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.

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

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

Verse of seventy lines; first line: You sinners all, both young and old. Followed by epitaphs on John Ormesby and Matthew Cushing.

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Bristol, B935

English Short Title Catalog, W26284.

Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 653

Shipton & Mooney, 40054

Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 648

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. 
Subjects Cushing, Matthew, 1712-1734.  |  Ormsby, John, -1734.  |  Burglary -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Crime -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Executions and executioners -- Massachusetts -- Boston.  |  Murder -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Form/genre Broadsides.  |  Epitaphs.  |  Poems  |  Single sheet verse.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Fleet, Thomas, 1685-1758, printer

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