EBBA 21671

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Happy Lovers Pastime. / Shewing how a Nymph and Shepherd vow'd to love, / As long as they had life and strength to move; / They count all pleasure else but a toy, / To that of Love, it is the life of joy: / They constant prove, in all things do agree, / To Lovers all I wish the like may be.
Date Published 1678-1680
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, & T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.4
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.4
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      Part 1
    Title The Happy Lovers Pastime. / Shewing how a Nymph and Shepherd vow'd to love, / As long as they had life and strength to move; / They count all pleasure else but a toy, / To that of Love, it is the life of joy: / They constant prove, in all things do agree, / To Lovers all I wish the like may be.
    Tune Imprint To a Pleasant new Tune, called: On the Bank of a Brook.
    First Lines ON the bank of a brook as I sat Fishing, / hid in the Oziers that grew on the side,
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    Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 203 x 335
    Condition cropped top edge, creased, uneven inking
    Ornament