EBBA 21756

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Poor Mans Comfort. / Being an Excellent new Composed Dialogue, between a Man and his Wife, / drawn up in a Coppy of Verses according to the Time, In which Ditty is con- / tained four special matters to be taken notice of, which is as followeth: A des- / pairing Husband a comfortable wife, the deadness of Trading, and a way to thrive / in hardness of Trading, and a way to thrive in hard Times.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.92
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.92
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  Part 1
Title The Poor Mans Comfort. / Being an Excellent new Composed Dialogue, between a Man and his Wife, / drawn up in a Coppy of Verses according to the Time, In which Ditty is con- / tained four special matters to be taken notice of, which is as followeth: A des- / pairing Husband a comfortable wife, the deadness of Trading, and a way to thrive / in hardness of Trading, and a way to thrive in hard Times.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Fair Angel of England.
First Lines MY heart is oppressed with sorrow sweet wife, / My mind and my sences are each one at strife
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, folded, ?205 x 343
Condition cropped left edge, torn top and right edges, uneven inking
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