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Publish'd Mar. 10, 1807, by Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street, London

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Ballad - Roud Number: 24256

Title: The forty thieves

First Line: Your pardon, kind gentlefolk, pray

Authors:  Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performers:  Emery, John, 1777-1822

Performance Locations:  Covent Garden Theatre


IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
25H15: Forest, wood
41D23321: Boots
41D212: Coat, cape
61B2(Emery, John, 1777-1822): Historical person (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Harding B 10(75)

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