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The great messenger of mortality; or, a dialogue betwixt Death and a beautiful lady. : From whence it appears that death is no respecter of persons either for birth or beauty; so that as sure as we are born, we shall certainly die: therefore let us prepare ourselves against that hour and time, that he may appear as a welcome messenger, that brings glad tidings. Tune of, Farewel my heart's delight.

Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoNewcastle upon Tyne : Printed and sold by John White, [1720?]
Description1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (woodcut)
Supplemental Content
Portion of title Dialogue betwixt Death and a beautiful lady
Series Early English books online. ^A888680
General noteDate of publication suggested by cataloger.
General noteVerse: "Fair lady, lay your costly robes aside,".
General noteCopy cut and mounted.
General noteReproduction of original in the British Library.
References Roxburghe ballads Rox.III.442
References Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[442]
References Early English books tract supplement interim guide C.20.f.9[443]
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books; Tract supplement ; A6:1[262])
Genre/formBroadsides England 18th century.
Stock numberCL2105000002 ProQuest Information and Learning. 300 N. Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48106

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