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The Speech of Death to Levi Ames. [microform] : Who was executed on Boston-Neck, October 21, 1773, for the crime of burglary.

Publication:
[Boston : Printed by John Boyle, 1773]
Format/Description:
Microformat
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (relief cut)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42508.
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Subjects:
Ames, Levi, 1752-1773.
Death -- Poetry.
Executions and executioners -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Crime -- Massachusetts.
Burglary -- Massachusetts.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Poems -- 1773.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Notes:
Verse of seventy lines; first line: I Death, poor Ames, pronounce your fate.
Relief cut depicting a skeleton conversing with a man (Reilly 1195) was executed by Paul Revere for John Boyle in 1773; cf. Brigham, C.S. Paul Revere's engravings, Worcester, 1954, p. 136.
Text in two columns.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42508).
Cited in:
Bristol B3647
Shipton & Mooney 42508
Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 1647
Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 787
OCLC:
55819371