EBBA 21767

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Advice to Batchelors, / OR, / The Married Mans Lamentation. / Take heed you that Unmarried are, / How you do make your Choice; / But if a good Wife you do find, / Twill make your heart Rejoyce.
Date Published 1671-1702 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Gilt-/Spur-Street, without Newgate.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.103
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.103
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  Part 1
Title Advice to Batchelors, / OR, / The Married Mans Lamentation. / Take heed you that Unmarried are, / How you do make your Choice; / But if a good Wife you do find, / Twill make your heart Rejoyce.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Hey boys up we go; busie fame; Martellus; Or, Jenny Gin.
First Lines YOu Batchelors that single are, / may lead a happy life,
Refrain then hey boys slap goes she. [no refrain to first and last stanzas]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 200 x 300
Condition damaged surface, set-off from opposite page visible
Ornament cast fleuron