EBBA 20787

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Lamentation of Mr. Pages Wife of Plimouth, / Who being forced to Wed against her will, did consent to his Murder, for the love of George Strangwidge. / for which Fact they suffered Death at Barnstable in Devonshire.
Date Published 1684-1686
Author Thomas Deloney
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Imprint Printed for [J]. Clarke, W. Thackery, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 2.170, 2.171
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.170-171
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  Part 1
Title The Lamentation of Mr. Pages Wife of Plimouth, / Who being forced to Wed against her will, did consent to his Murder, for the love of George Strangwidge. / for which Fact they suffered Death at Barnstable in Devonshire.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Fortune my Foe.
First Lines UNhappy she whom Fortune hat forlorn, / Despis'd of grace, that proffer'd grace did scorn,
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Album Page single sheet oblong folio, pasted across 2 pages, 270 x ?330
Condition all edges cropped, creased surface, uneven inking
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  Part 2
Title The lamentation of George Strang- / widge, who for consenting to the Death of Mr. / Page of Plimouth, suffered Death at / Barnstable.
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First Lines THe Man that sighs and sorrows for his sin, / The Corps which care & woe hath wraped in:
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  Part 3
Title The Complaint of Mrs. Page for / causing her Husband to be Murthered, for the love / of George Strangwidge, who were execu- / ted together.
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First Lines IF ever woe did touch a womans heart, / Or grief did gall for sin the outward part:
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