EBBA 21349

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
THE / London Lads Lamentation / TO / CUPID. / OR, / When shall I my True-Love have? / All young-men must to Cupids power submit, / Courage and Wisdom, Vertue too, & Wit: / None can his mighty power & charms withstand / He, like young Beauty, always will Command: / And here young maidens easily may find, / How apt young-men are to be true & kind / Such constancy in them could scarce be found / Should men go search the Universe all round.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for I. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-Bridge.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.334
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.334
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  Part 1
Title THE / London Lads Lamentation / TO / CUPID. / OR, / When shall I my True-Love have? / All young-men must to Cupids power submit, / Courage and Wisdom, Vertue too, & Wit: / None can his mighty power & charms withstand / He, like young Beauty, always will Command: / And here young maidens easily may find, / How apt young-men are to be true & kind / Such constancy in them could scarce be found / Should men go search the Universe all round.
Tune Imprint To an Excellent New Tune, sung at the COURT.
First Lines CLoes Face is Heav'n to me, / Like the Morning=Light we see;
Refrain Cloe, since my Heav'n thou art, / Ease and cure my wounded heart.
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 207 x 323
Condition cropped right edge, torn top and right edges, creased
Ornament cast fleurons