EBBA 21400

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The York-shire Maids Fairing: / OR, / The forsaken Maids good Counsel. / For she once had a Sweet-heart was loving and kind; / But she unto him, was scornful in Mind: / Now she counsels all Maidens to have a care. Lest they (like to her) be left in a Snare.
Date Published 1678-1688 ?
Author T. R.
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Imprint London Printed for W. Thackeray, T. Passenger, and W. Whitwood.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.384
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.384
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  Part 1
Title The York-shire Maids Fairing: / OR, / The forsaken Maids good Counsel. / For she once had a Sweet-heart was loving and kind; / But she unto him, was scornful in Mind: / Now she counsels all Maidens to have a care. Lest they (like to her) be left in a Snare.
Tune Imprint Tune is, Come hither my own sweet Duck.
First Lines AS I abroad did walk / within a Meadow gay
Refrain Take heed you Maidens fair / of young mens flattering mone, / I pray you have a care / love as you may let it alone. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?205 x 310
Condition cropped left, right and bottom edges, torn top edge, creased, damaged surface
Ornament cast fleurons