Close ×

Search EBBA

EBBA 21192

Magdalene College - Pepys
Kind WILLIAM, / Or, Constant Betty. / Let Maids beware, and shun the Snare, / [I s]ay be rul'd by me, / Though you embrace, be perfect chaste, / from stains of Infamy.
Date Published 1671-1702 ?
Author
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-Spur-street without Newgate.
License
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.179
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.179
ESTC ID
Keyword Categories
Pepys Categories
MARC Record
Additional Information
  Part 1
Title Kind WILLIAM, / Or, Constant Betty. / Let Maids beware, and shun the Snare, / [I s]ay be rul'd by me, / Though you embrace, be perfect chaste, / from stains of Infamy.
Tune Imprint To the tune of the Doubting Virgin.
First Lines COnstant Betty that sweet creature, / she was Williams hearts delight,
Refrain Let's not [d]a[l]ly, shall I, shall I, / but she answered no, no, no. [with variations; not final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?205 x 308
Condition creased, uneven inking
Ornament