Document ReferencePw V 460
TitleMS poem, entitled 'Ware the third Time. An Excellent new Ballad upon C[olonel] C[harteris]', by Samuel Wesley, the younger; n.d.
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionText consists of 17 three-line verses followed by the chorus 'Which nobody can deny'.

Several corrections are made to the text.

The name of the author does not appear on the text.

The number 15 is written in ink to the left of the title.
Title Of WorkWare the third Time. An Excellent new Ballad upon C[olonel] C[harteris]
First Line of PoemGood People come hark & a Story I'll tell
Last Line of PoemBoys! hang up the Col'nel, & God save the King
Physical DescriptionOne quarto folded once to make two octavos
Physical match: Pw V 463 (page, script)
Descriptive FeaturesWatermark: Pro Patria, maiden and rampant lion within fenced field (bottom half only), approx. 38 x 95 mm
WatermarkPro Patria
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Publication NoteSimpson, The British Broadside Ballad, pp 274-78

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72806Wesley; Samuel (1691-1739); Mr; the younger1691-1739
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