EBBA ID: 20998

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.5
 
The Distressed Damosel / for the loss of her Bridgroom: Who having received the Sum of / Twenty Shillings, together with a Ring, Shirt, and Aparrel, which she had borrowed, in order for their / Marriage, but giving her the slip, he went away with all the aforesaid things, to the great shame and dis- / content of the Maid; who sounds forth her sorrow in these lins that follow.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for I. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur=street / without Newgate.
License This may be Printed R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.5
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.5
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  Part 1
Title The Distressed Damosel / for the loss of her Bridgroom: Who having received the Sum of / Twenty Shillings, together with a Ring, Shirt, and Aparrel, which she had borrowed, in order for their / Marriage, but giving her the slip, he went away with all the aforesaid things, to the great shame and dis- / content of the Maid; who sounds forth her sorrow in these lins that follow.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, My Life and my Death.
First Lines WAs ever poor Maiden so left in distress, / My grief & my trouble is great you may guess
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 313
Condition uneven inking
Ornament