EBBA 20840

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Sorrowful SUBJECT, / Or, Great-Brittains Calamity. / Shewing, The great Grief, Care, and Sorrow, that possessed the Loyal Subjects of / England, for the loss of the most Illustrious PRINCE / CHARLES the Second: / Who departed this Life on Feb. the 6th. 1684. to the great Astonishment / and Lamentation of the whole Nation.
Date Published 1685
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Imprint LONDON, Printed for J. Clark, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.227
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.227
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  Part 1
Title Sorrowful SUBJECT, / Or, Great-Brittains Calamity. / Shewing, The great Grief, Care, and Sorrow, that possessed the Loyal Subjects of / England, for the loss of the most Illustrious PRINCE / CHARLES the Second: / Who departed this Life on Feb. the 6th. 1684. to the great Astonishment / and Lamentation of the whole Nation.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Troy Town.
First Lines HOw England is opprest with grief, / no tongue is able to express,
Refrain For cruel Death with his cold Dart, / Hath pierc'd Great Charles his tender heart. (with variations)
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 210 x 326
Condition cropped right edge, torn and damaged surface, uneven inking
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