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Printed in the Year 1689


Ballad - Roud Number: V11631

Title: The chancellors resolution: or, His last sayings a little before his death

First Line: I have been long in custody here

Tune: Lilliburlero

Subjects:  Jeffreys, George, Baron, 1648-1689

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryRevolution of 1688

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B2(James II, King of England, 1633-1702): Historical person (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31F26(+3): Death as skeleton (+ Death with bow and arrow)


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(43)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:278

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