EBBA 21730

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Distressed Damsels: / OR, / A dolefull Ditty of a sorrowfull Assembly of young Maidens that were met together / near Thames-street, to bewail the Loss of their Loves which were lately press'd away to Sea.
Date Published 1675-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare,/ J. Back.
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.64
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.64
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  Part 1
Title The Distressed Damsels: / OR, / A dolefull Ditty of a sorrowfull Assembly of young Maidens that were met together / near Thames-street, to bewail the Loss of their Loves which were lately press'd away to Sea.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of an Orange.
First Lines MY sweet Sister Sue, ah! what shall I do? / I fain wou'd be married, but know not to who;
Refrain For a Seaman. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 198 x 330
Condition creased and damaged surface
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules