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Viewing: Wood 417(167)

Sheet Notes:  Wood 417(167); MS. annotation giving date of printing \"In the beginning of Dec. 1688\" and identifying the persons alluded to: Edward Petre, James, Earl of Monmouth, Forde Grey, Sir John Shorter, and Sir John Robartes

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Title: Private occurrences; or, The transactions of the four last years, written in imitation of the old ballad of Hey brave Oliver, Ho brave Oliver

First Line: A Protestant muse, yet a lover of kings

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ESTC: R14171

Subjects:  Monmouth, James Scott, duke of, 1649-1685James II, king of England, 1633-1701William III, King of England, 1650-1702Petre, Edward, 1631-1699

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryReligious controversy - 17th centuryRevolution of 1688



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