EBBA 20768

Magdalene College - Pepys
The Life and Death of / George of OXFORD:
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Sign of the Golden Ball, near/ the Bear Tavern in Pye Corner.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.150
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.150
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  Part 1
Title The Life and Death of / George of OXFORD:
Tune Imprint To a pleasant New Tune, called, Poor Georgy.
First Lines AS I went over London Bridge / all in a misty morning,
Refrain His time it is past, / His life it Will not last, / Alack and alas! there is no Remedy, / Which makes the heart within me / Ready to burst in three / To think on the death of poor Georgy [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 193 x 295
Condition uneven inking
Ornament funerary border: 177 x 6, cast fleurons