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Robin Hood and the bishop: shewing how Robin Hood went to an old woman's house and changed cloaths with her to escape from the bishop; and how he robbed him of all his gold, and made him sing mass. To the tune of, Robin Hood and the stranger, [et]c.

London : printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the bookseller of Pye-corner and London-bridge, [1700?] Great Britain England London.

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  • Title:
    Robin Hood and the bishop: shewing how Robin Hood went to an old woman's house and changed cloaths with her to escape from the bishop; and how he robbed him of all his gold, and made him sing mass. To the tune of, Robin Hood and the stranger, [et]c.
  • Contributor: Robert Harley Oxford Earl of, 1661-1724, former owner.;
    John Ker Roxburghe Duke of, 1740-1804, former owner.
  • Subjects: Robin Hood (Legendary character) -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800; Ballads, English -- 17th century; 1641-1700; Broadside poems
  • Publication Details: London : printed by and for W.O. and are to be sold by the bookseller of Pye-corner and London-bridge, [1700?]
  • Language: English
  • Place Name: Great Britain England London.
  • Identifier: System number: 001726496
  • Notes: Verse - "Come gentlemen all and listen a while,".
    Publication date estimated by Wing.
    Identified as Wing R1628a on UMI microfilm set "Early English books, 1641-1700", reel 2123.
    Citation/references note: ESTC, R214637
    Citation/references note: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), R1628D
  • Physical Description: 1 sheet ([1] page) : illustrations ; 27 cm (1º)
  • Copy Note: Ownership: Copy at C.20.f.7.(362-363). Part of the Roxburghe Ballads, originally collected by Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford (1661-1724). Later owned by John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe (1740-1804). Purchased in 1845. With armorial bookplate of John Ker, 3rd Duke of Roxburghe, on front paste-down of tract volume.
    Copy note: Copy at C.20.f.7.(362-363). With ms. contents list in title order, on rectos and versos of sixth and seventh front free endpapers of tract volume. With ms. contents list in first line of verse order, on first rear free endpaper recto of tract volume. Mounted as 2 sheets.
  • Obsolete shelfmark: Rox.I.362
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection C.20.f.7.(362-363)
  • UIN: BLL01001726496

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