EBBA 20964

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The READING Skirmish: / Or, The Bloody Irish Routed by the Victorious Dutch. / Five hundred Papishes came there, / to make a final end / Of all the Town, in time of Prayer, / but God did them defend.
Date Published 1689?
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Imprint [Printed for J D [?] in the Year 1689]
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.345
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.345
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  Part 1
Title The READING Skirmish: / Or, The Bloody Irish Routed by the Victorious Dutch. / Five hundred Papishes came there, / to make a final end / Of all the Town, in time of Prayer, / but God did them defend.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Lilli Borlero.
First Lines WE came into brave Reading by Night, / five hundred Horse=men proper and tall;
Refrain by Chreest and St. Patrick, we all go down. (with variations)
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?210 x 300
Condition cropped left, right, and bottom edges, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons