EBBA ID: 21724

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.58
 
The Distressed Virgin, / You that [en]joy your hearts delight, / And sweet embraces every Night, / Pitty my case, whose pains are great, / and blame my two too Rigid fate.
Date Published 1680-1682
Author Martin Parker
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for M. Cole, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, / W. Thackery, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.58
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.58
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  Part 1
Title The Distressed Virgin, / You that [en]joy your hearts delight, / And sweet embraces every Night, / Pitty my case, whose pains are great, / and blame my two too Rigid fate.
Tune Imprint Tune, I am a maid and a very good maid.
First Lines VVas ever poor maid in such a distress, / So full of despair and so pittiless,
Refrain For my heart is broke for want of a man. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 206 x 255
Condition cropped and torn top edge, uneven inking
Ornament vertical rules and cast fleurons