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Rogues, vagabonds, & sturdy beggars : a new gallery of Tudor and early Stuart rogue literature exposing the lives, times, and cozening tricks of the Elizabethan underworld edited, with notes, from quartos of the first editions by Arthur F. Kinney ; illustrations by John Lawrence.

Other author/creatorKinney, Arthur F., 1933-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoAmherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 1990.
Description318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction -- A manifest detection of diceplay (1552) / Gilbert Walker -- The fraternity of vagabonds (1561) / John Awdeley -- A caveat for common cursitors vulgarly called vagabonds (1566) / Thomas Harman -- A notable discovery of cozenage (1591) / Robert Greene -- The black book's messenger (1592) / Robert Greene -- Lantern and candle-light (1608) / Thomas Dekker -- The art of juggling (1612) / Samuel Rid -- Textual commentaries and notes -- An Elizabethan glossary.
General noteReprint. Originally published: Barre, Mass. : Imprint Society, c1973.
Other titleRogues, vagabonds, and sturdy beggars.
LCCN 89049467
ISBN0870237187 (alk. paper)

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