EBBA 21047

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
[?] The Maids Chastity that is troubled in mind, / Against young-men's inconstancy, who proveth unkind; / She gives warning to all Maidens that are in the row, / To take heed of false young-men wheresoe're they go.
Date Published 1681-1684
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Imprint Pri[n]ted for J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, & T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.50
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.50
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  Part 1
Title [?] The Maids Chastity that is troubled in mind, / Against young-men's inconstancy, who proveth unkind; / She gives warning to all Maidens that are in the row, / To take heed of false young-men wheresoe're they go.
Tune Imprint To a pleasant New Tune.
First Lines YOu young maids that would live chary / And live single and not marry,
Refrain [F]or the Maid is the best the lies alone. [stanzas 1,3,4,6,7,11,13-18; with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?200 x 330
Condition cropped left edge, damaged surface, uneven inking
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