EBBA 21320

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Love's Downfal: / Being a sad and true Relation of a young Lady who fell in love with her Father's / Stable-groom, but her loves being discovered, was disappointed by her one Father, who / would have matcht her to a knight; but she for love of the Groom, fell into Despair, / and in the conclusion made herself away. Likewise to how her Death shortned her Father's / Days, and how her faithful Friend, the Groom, ended his own Life with sharp wea / pon: Being a WARNING to all PARENTS not to Match their Child a / gainst their Wills, &c.
Date Published 1693-1695 ?
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Imprint Printed for A.M.W.O. and T. Thackeray, at the Angel in Duck-lane.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.304
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.304v
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  Part 1
Title Love's Downfal: / Being a sad and true Relation of a young Lady who fell in love with her Father's / Stable-groom, but her loves being discovered, was disappointed by her one Father, who / would have matcht her to a knight; but she for love of the Groom, fell into Despair, / and in the conclusion made herself away. Likewise to how her Death shortned her Father's / Days, and how her faithful Friend, the Groom, ended his own Life with sharp wea / pon: Being a WARNING to all PARENTS not to Match their Child a / gainst their Wills, &c.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Flora farewel: or, True Love rewarded with Loyalty, &c.
First Lines DRaw near young maidens every one, / unto these words I shall declare,
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, 204 x 332
Condition cropped top and bottom edges, torn, creased and damaged surface include manuscript black ink crossing out mark across text, uneven inking, verso shows through
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