EBBA ID: 21912

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.252
Recording Information
Ballad Title The Merry BEGGARS / of Lincolns-Inn Fields. / OR, The Beggers Art to get Money. / Shewing all the Pranks and Tricks they use, to make people believe they are Poor. Also, / How a Gentleman served two Beggers that stood on the High-way craving his Charity, / whereby their Roguery was discovered. / The Begger all the day makes moan, / at night is brisk and jolly; / And spends his gains upon good Beer, / to drown his Melancholly.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, A begging we will go.
Standard Tune Title A-Begging We Will Go
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