EBBA 20709

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The poor Mans Councellor. / OR / The Marryed Mans Guide. / God have blest thee with a careful wife, / [?]ke my directions how to lead thy life, / [?]o riches thou do't want yet thou shalt find, / Far greater wealth in a contented mind; / Thy honest labour shall thy charge maintain, / Being truly got, not by unlawful gain.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Imprint Printed for I. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.86
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.86
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  Part 1
Title The poor Mans Councellor. / OR / The Marryed Mans Guide. / God have blest thee with a careful wife, / [?]ke my directions how to lead thy life, / [?]o riches thou do't want yet thou shalt find, / Far greater wealth in a contented mind; / Thy honest labour shall thy charge maintain, / Being truly got, not by unlawful gain.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The poor mans Comfort.
First Lines COme friend if thy leisure permit thee to stay, / I'le teach the some precepts the same to obey,
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 333
Condition cropped left edge
Ornament