EBBA ID: 20777

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.157
 
THE / High-way Mans Advice / To his Brethren. / Or, Nevison's Last Legacy to the Knights of the High-Padd; / By way of Caution, to deter them from following their Unlawful Enterprizes. / Being a most Pleasant New Song, greatly in Request both in City and Country. / Beware all you that set Unlawful Game, / Least in the end your selves you sadly shame; / Hemp is a fatal Weed, and spoils the growth / Of many a rash and unadvised Youth: / Then timely warning take er'e 'tis too late, / And by that warning shun untimely Fate.
Date Published 1684
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Imprint Printed for I. Wright, I. Clark, VV. Thackeray, and T. Passenger.
License
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.157
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.157
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  Part 1
Title THE / High-way Mans Advice / To his Brethren. / Or, Nevison's Last Legacy to the Knights of the High-Padd; / By way of Caution, to deter them from following their Unlawful Enterprizes. / Being a most Pleasant New Song, greatly in Request both in City and Country. / Beware all you that set Unlawful Game, / Least in the end your selves you sadly shame; / Hemp is a fatal Weed, and spoils the growth / Of many a rash and unadvised Youth: / Then timely warning take er'e 'tis too late, / And by that warning shun untimely Fate.
Tune Imprint
First Lines FOllow bonny Lad, / By the high=way side,
Refrain my own dear loving Brother; [line 3 of each stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 203 x 303
Condition cropped bottom edge, uneven inking
Ornament vertical rules