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Date
    between 1685 and 1714

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London: Printed for C. Bates, at the Sun and Bible in Pye- corner



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Ballad - Roud Number: V34546

Title: The town-bully's bravery: or, The high-way Hector's ample confession of his lew'd life

First Line: I'm as bold a Hector as any's in the town

Tune: The Scotch haymaker

Themes:  Highwaymen


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A12: Castle
45C13(SWORD)(+1): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword (+ during the battle)
45D311: Commander-in-chief, general, marshal
45H32: Charge ~ battle
46C131: Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman
45H11: Signal to attack


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.23(45)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:164


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