EBBA ID: 20105

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.232-233
 
A Batchelers Resolution. / OR / Haue among you now, Widowes or Maydes, / For I come a woing as Fancie perswades. / I must haue a Wife, be she Older or Younger, / For I cannot, nor will not lye alone any longer.
Date Published 1629?
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Imprint [imprint cropped?: verso imprint = London printed for I.T.]
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.232, 1.233
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.232-233r
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TitleA Batchelers Resolution. / OR / Haue among you now, Widowes or Maydes, / For I come a woing as Fancie perswades. / I must haue a Wife, be she Older or Younger, / For I cannot, nor will not lye alone any longer.The second Part.
Tune ImprintTo the tune of, The Blazing Torch.To the same tune.
First LinesA Batchelour I haue beene long, / and had no minde to marry,ILe be contented with my lot, / How euer it befall,
RefrainIle lye alone no longer [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, hinged, 287 x 1481/2 sheet folio, originally right part, hinged, 291 x 153
Conditioncropped left and bottom edges, torn top edge, creased, damaged surface, verso shows throughcropped right edge, all edges torn, creased, damaged surface, uneven inking, verso shows through
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons