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Wild was my name and like a tempest wild

DMI number:
29408
First Line:
Wild was my name and like a tempest wild
Last Line:
When dead I am let die my art and name
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Crime and Death
Content/Publication
Title:
Sepulchrorum Inscriptiones: Or a curious collection of above 900 of the most remarkable epitaphs [vol I] [T55764] [gb]
Page No(s):
pp.277-278
Poem Title:
On Jonathan Wild, Thief-Taker, sent by an unknown Hand,
Attribution:
said to be wrote by himself [i.e. Wild] in Newgate.
Attributed To:
Jonathan Wild