EBBA 21926

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Skilful DOCTOR; Or, The / Compleat Mountebank. / Good people give ear to me, that stand within the Throng, / And you shall hear a Story strange of a Doctor that is come. / Strange Courages he doth undertake, and he doth come from Spain, / If a Maid has lost her Maiden-head, he can help her to it again.
Date Published 1685-1688
Author R. Pilkington
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Imprint Printed for J. Conyers, at the Golden-Ring, upon Ludgate-Hill, over / against the Old-Baily.
License This may be Printed. R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.265
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.265
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TitleThe Skilful DOCTOR; Or, The / Compleat Mountebank. / Good people give ear to me, that stand within the Throng, / And you shall hear a Story strange of a Doctor that is come. / Strange Courages he doth undertake, and he doth come from Spain, / If a Maid has lost her Maiden-head, he can help her to it again.The Doctor's Famous Cures.
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Over the Mountains.
First LinesCOme here you brave Gallants, / of Fame and Renown,I Must have a fat Ore / that was hatched in an Egg,
RefrainAnd he can help a Maid / to her Maiden=head again. (with variations)And then I can help you / to your Maiden-heads again. (with variations)
Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 3001/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 300
Conditionuneven inkinguneven inking
Ornamenthorizontal rule and cast fleurons.horizontal rule and cast fleurons