EBBA 21332

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The DESPAIRING LOVER. / Whose Mind with Sorrow much was discontented, / Because of his true Love he was prevented.
Date Published 1693-1695 ?
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Imprint London: Printed by and for W.O. and A.M. and are to be sold by J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guilt-spur-street.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.317
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.317
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TitleThe DESPAIRING LOVER. / Whose Mind with Sorrow much was discontented, / Because of his true Love he was prevented.A Constant and Kind MAID, / Who sav'd in Love a proper young Man's Life, / And afte prov'd his dear and loving Wife.
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Aim not too high.To the same TUNE.
First LinesBReak heart and dye, I [m]ay no longer live, / T'enjoy this World nothing that I would give,COntent thyself my Love, and do not dye, / Thy life I love, thy death I do defie,
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Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, 220 x 3251/2 sheet oblong folio, 220 x 325
Conditioncropped top and bottom edges, creased and damaged surface, uneven inkingcropped top and bottome edges, creased and damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornamentvertical rulesvertical rules