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No jest like a true jest

No jest like a true jest

being a compendious record of the merry life, and mad exploits of Capt. James Hind the great rober of England : together with the close of all at Worcester, where he was drawn, hang"d and quartered, for high-treason against the commonwealth, Septemb. 24, 1652

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Published by Printed by A.P. for T. Vere, and are to be sold at his shop ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hind, James, -- d. 1652,
  • Rogues and vagabonds -- Early works to 1800,
  • Outlaws -- England

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 946:6
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[24] p
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15027301M

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