The rogues and vagabonds of Shakespeare's youth : describd by Jn. Awdeley in his Fraternitye of Vacabondes, 1561-73, Thos.Harman in his Caueat for Common Cursetors, 1567-73, and in The Groundworke of Conny-catching, 1592 / edited by Edward Viles & F. J. Furnivall in 1869 for the Early English Text Society, and now reprinted.

Editor
Viles, Edward [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Trübner, 1880.
Description
xxx, 112 p. (9 leaves of plates) : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Series
New Shakspere Society. Publications. Ser. VI: Shakspere's England no. 7 [More in this series]
Notes
  • With reproductions of original title-pages, and t.-p. of Early English Text Society edition (The fraternitye of vacabondes, by John Awdeley ... 1869)
  • Reprinted in 1907 for "The Shakespeare library."
Contents
Preface.--Awdeley's Fraternitye of Vacabondes, with the XXV orders of knaues.--Harman's Caueat or Warrening for common cvrsetors vulgarely called vagabones.--Parson Haben's (or Hyberdyne's) sermon in praise of thieves and thievery.--The groundwork of conny-catching: those parts that are not reprinted from Harman's Caueat.--Index.
Other title(s)
The groundworke of conny-catching.
LCCN
16024985
OCLC
2340558
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