EBBA 21901

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Careless Gallant: Or, A farewel to Sorrow. / Whether these Lines do please, or give offence, / Or shall be damn'd as neither wit nor sence, / The Poet is, for that, in no suspence, / For it is all one a hundred years hence.
Date Published 1674-1679
Author Thomas Jordan
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.241
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.241
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TitleThe Careless Gallant: Or, A farewel to Sorrow. / Whether these Lines do please, or give offence, / Or shall be damn'd as neither wit nor sence, / The Poet is, for that, in no suspence, / For it is all one a hundred years hence.The Second Part,
Tune ImprintTo and Excellent, and delightful Tune.to the same Tune.
First LinesLEt us sing and be merry, dance, joke, and rejoyce, / With Claret and Sherry, Theorbo and voice,YOur Chancery-Lawyer, who by conscience thrives, / In spinning a sute to the length of three lives,
RefrainFor we shall be nothing a hundred years hence. (with variations)For we shall be nothing a hundred years hence. (with variations)
Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?210 x 330
Conditioncropped right edge
Ornamentvertical rule