EBBA ID: 20137

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.292-293
 
The kind hearted Creature: Or / The prettest iest that er'e you knew, / Yet Il'e say nothing but what is true: / I once heard of a cunning Whore, / But ner'e the like of this before.
Date Published 1630
Author Richard Crimsal
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Imprint London printed for F. Coules.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.292, 1.293
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.292-293
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleThe kind hearted Creature: Or / The prettest iest that er'e you knew, / Yet Il'e say nothing but what is true: / I once heard of a cunning Whore, / But ner'e the like of this before.The second part
Tune ImprintTo the tune of the Mother beguiled the Daughter.To the same tune.
First LinesAL you that are disposed now, / to heare a merry iest,ANd if it haue a Hammer, / then sure a Smith was he,
RefrainSing Boyes, drinke Boyes, / why should we not be merry: / I'le tell you of a bonny Lasse, / and her Loue beyond the Ferry. [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 256 x 1241/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 250 x 128
Conditioncropped top edge, uneven inkingcropped left and right edges, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons