EBBA 21246

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Have-at a Venture: / The Charms of love so powerful are, / What mortal can withstand, / Or, who can say oppose they dare / Where Cupid bears command, / This Damsel quickly she did yield / The youngsters skill to try, / The twinkling Archer won the Field, / And then she down did lye.
Date Published 1684
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Imprint Printed for J. Wright, J. Clark, W Thackery and T. Passenger[.]
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.233
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.233r
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  Part 1
Title Have-at a Venture: / The Charms of love so powerful are, / What mortal can withstand, / Or, who can say oppose they dare / Where Cupid bears command, / This Damsel quickly she did yield / The youngsters skill to try, / The twinkling Archer won the Field, / And then she down did lye.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Hey boys up go we.
First Lines A Countrey Lad and bonny Lass / they did together meet,
Refrain Hold up, and I'l put in. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, ?210 x 300
Condition cropped and torn top and right edges, uneven inking, verso shows through
Ornament cast fleurons