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Title Rogues, vagabonds, & sturdy beggars : a new gallery of Tudor and early Stuart rogue literature exposing the lives, times, and cozening tricks of the Elizabethan underworld / edited, with notes, from quartos of the first editions by Arthur F. Kinney ; illustrations by John Lawrence
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, 1990
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Contents Introduction -- A manifest detection of diceplay (1552) / Gilbert Walker -- The fraternity of vagabonds (1561) / John Awdeley -- A caveat for common cursitors vulgarly called vagabonds (1566) / Thomas Harman -- A notable discovery of cozenage (1591) / Robert Greene -- The black book's messenger (1592) / Robert Greene -- Lantern and candle-light (1608) / Thomas Dekker -- The art of juggling (1612) / Samuel Rid -- Textual commentaries and notes -- An Elizabethan glossary
Notes Reprint. Originally published: Barre, Mass. : Imprint Society, ©1973
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Subject Beggars -- Literary collections.
English prose literature -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Rogues and vagabonds -- Literary collections.
Street literature -- England -- London.
England -- Social life and customs -- 16th century -- Pamphlets.
England -- Social life and customs -- 17th century -- Pamphlets.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- Sources.
Genre/Form Literary collections.
Pamphlets.
Sources.
Literature.
Form Electronic book
Author Kinney, Arthur F., 1933-
ISBN 0585355843 (electronic bk.)
9780585355849 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Rogues, vagabonds, and sturdy beggars