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QUEENHOO-HALL,

a Romance :

AND

ANCIENT TIMES,

A DRAMA.

BY THE LATE

JOSEPH STRUTT,

AUTHOR OF

RURAL SPORTS AND PASTIMES OF THE
PEOPLE OF ENGLAND,gc.

IN FOUR VOLUMES.

VOL. IV.

EDINBURGH:

Printed by James Ballantyne & Co.
FOR
JOHN MURRAY, FLEET-STREET, LONDON ;

AND
ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE F co. EDINBURGH.

1808.

QUEENHOO-HALL;

BEING

A HISTORY OF TIMES PAST..

SECTION VIII.-CONTINUED.

CHAPTER IL.

The Tale.

About a century past, there lived at Hatfield a merry fellow, well known in this village, who followed the double occupation of a tailor and a barber. He was usually denominated the Little Tailor--and by that appellation, so please you, I will call him. He was much esteemed by his neighbours, not only on account of his skilfulness in his profession, but more especially for his mirthfulVOL. IV.

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