EBBA 21341

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Love's Downfall. / Being a sad and true Relation of a young Lady, who fell in love with her Fathers Sta- / ble-Groom, but their loves being discovered, was disappointed by her one father, / who would have matcht her to a Kt. but she for love of the Groom, fell into dispair, / and in the conclusion made her self away. Likewise how her Death shortned her Fa- / thers days, and how her faithful friend the Groom ended his own life with a sharp / weapon, being a warning for all parents not to match their children against their / mind.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Imprint Printed for J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.326
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.326
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Title Love's Downfall. / Being a sad and true Relation of a young Lady, who fell in love with her Fathers Sta- / ble-Groom, but their loves being discovered, was disappointed by her one father, / who would have matcht her to a Kt. but she for love of the Groom, fell into dispair, / and in the conclusion made her self away. Likewise how her Death shortned her Fa- / thers days, and how her faithful friend the Groom ended his own life with a sharp / weapon, being a warning for all parents not to match their children against their / mind.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Flora farewel Or, True Love rewarded with Loyalty.
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, 210 x 307
Condition cropped left edge, damaged surface
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