Browsing by Author "Sares, John, d. 1651."
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TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 2)The chiefe heads of Mr. John Sares speech and other passages at the time of his execution at West-Chester; he being the portliest man the three kingdomes afforded, whose coffin was two yards and a halfe in length, yet too short to containe his corps; he suffered the 20th day of October, 1651.Date of publication:
1652Author(s):Description:Imprint from Wing. Annotation on Thomason copy: "Febr. 16"; "Feb. 16. 1651". Reproduction of the original in the British Library.This item contains 4 files (40.23 KB).Publicly Available
TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 2)The speech of Collonel John Sares, delivered at the place of execution on the tenth of this instant month at Chester: with his protestation, that if he had a head of hair as big as Absolon, and every hair as strong as Sampson, he would spend them all for the good and honour of his king. Likewise, the charge of high treason read against him at the bar, for adhering to Charles the II, and his declaration upon the ladder: together with his tryumphant speech when the rope was put over his neck, saying; what a gallant mourning ribbon is this, which I wear for the true loyalty I bear to my king.Date of publication:
1652Author(s):Description:Annotation on Thomason copy: "March. 18 1651"; also the last number of the imprint date has been marked through. Reproduction of the original in the British Library.This item contains 4 files (53.19 KB).Publicly Available