EBBA 21856

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Seamans Lamentation: / Or, The CAPTAIN at the Helm. / Shewing how an East-India-Captain in Redderiff Entertained his Boats-Swains Wife, in her Husbands ab- / sence, and sent him a Voyage to Cuckold-Shire; where every jovial and loving Seaman may learn / Wisdome, and how to be wary, and not to trust his best beloved in his Captains Arms.
Date Published 1683-1685 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Back, at the Sign of the Black-Boy on London-Bridge.
License This may be Printed, R. L. S. June 23d.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.194
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.194
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  Part 1
Title The Seamans Lamentation: / Or, The CAPTAIN at the Helm. / Shewing how an East-India-Captain in Redderiff Entertained his Boats-Swains Wife, in her Husbands ab- / sence, and sent him a Voyage to Cuckold-Shire; where every jovial and loving Seaman may learn / Wisdome, and how to be wary, and not to trust his best beloved in his Captains Arms.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Jenny Gin, Or, Hey boys up go we.
First Lines NOne can endure the flames of Love / when Cupid sets on fire,
Refrain But now it is my Fate to be / a Cuckold I must confess. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 210 x 320
Condition ?cropped top edge, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornament vertical rule and cast fleurons