EBBA 20179

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
A Prouerbe old, yet nere forgot, / Tis good to strike while the Irons hott. / Or, / Counsell to all Young men that are poore, / To Marry with Widowes now while there is store.
Date Published 1625?
Author Martin Parker
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Imprint Printed at London for Francis Groue, and are / to be sold at his Shop on Snow-Hill.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.386, 1.387
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.386-387
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleA Prouerbe old, yet nere forgot, / Tis good to strike while the Irons hott. / Or, / Counsell to all Young men that are poore, / To Marry with Widowes now while there is store.The second Part,
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Dulcina.To the same Tune.
First LinesALL you Young-men who would Marry, / and enioy your hearts content,ALL waies take this for a maxime, / that old Widowes loue young men,
RefrainTis good to strike while the Iron's hott. [with variations]Tis good to strike while the Iron's hott. [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 276 x 1521/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 275 x 156
Conditiontorn, uneven inkingdamaged surface, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons