EBBA 21753

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
An ANSWER to the / Praise of Good Husbands; / OR, / The Dutiful Daughters Fortunate marriage. / Her tender Mother she obey'd, / who did good counsel give / And was resolv'd to live a maid, / while she might happy live, / In love free from all care and strife, / in this she's not to blame, / For now she is a Merchants wife, / and lives in worthy fame.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for I. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.89
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.89
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  Part 1
Title An ANSWER to the / Praise of Good Husbands; / OR, / The Dutiful Daughters Fortunate marriage. / Her tender Mother she obey'd, / who did good counsel give / And was resolv'd to live a maid, / while she might happy live, / In love free from all care and strife, / in this she's not to blame, / For now she is a Merchants wife, / and lives in worthy fame.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, My life and my death.
First Lines GOod Husbands are Iewels far better than Gold / I own it dear Mother, and therefore behold,
Refrain I am not a weary of living a maid. [with variations; not final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 294
Condition cropped right edge, creased
Ornament cast fleurons