EBBA 21213

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Necessitated Virgin, / See here the Virgin in distress, / Complains Young-men are pittiless; / And she full fain would comfort find, / To ease her sad perplexed mind.
Date Published 1671-1702 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon, at the Rain-Bow, in/ Holborn, near Davids-Inn.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.200
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.200
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  Part 1
Title The Necessitated Virgin, / See here the Virgin in distress, / Complains Young-men are pittiless; / And she full fain would comfort find, / To ease her sad perplexed mind.
Tune Imprint Tune of, What shall I do, shall I dye for love, &c.
First Lines VVHat shall I do in this deep distress, / is there no help to be had?
Refrain 'twill make poor Maids run mad. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 194 x 307
Condition cropped and torn top edge, torn and creased surface
Ornament vertical rule and cast fleurons