EBBA ID: 21960

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.298
 
The Sorrowful Lamentation of / The Pedlars, and Petty Chapmen, for the hardness of / the times, and the decay of Trade.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for I. Back, at the Black=boy on London=bridge.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.298
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.298
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  Part 1
Title The Sorrowful Lamentation of / The Pedlars, and Petty Chapmen, for the hardness of / the times, and the decay of Trade.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, My Life and my Death.
First Lines THe times are grown hard, more harder than stone, / And therefore the Pedlars may well make their moan,
Refrain Then Maidens and Men, Come see what you lack, / And buy the fine toys that I have in my pack. [with variations; not final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 205 x 320
Condition uneven inking
Ornament