EBBA 21961

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Poor Man put to a Pinch: / OR, / A DECLARATION of these hard Times. / The Times are bad, we all do see, / Pray God min it now, it if may be; / Both in Countrey and in Town, / Trading is very fore gone down; / Which makes great Poverty to be, / In City, and in Countrey: / And there's little Money to be had, / The Times are grown so very bad.
Date Published 1662-1692 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Conyers at the Black Raven a / little above St. Andrews Church in Holborn.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.299
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.299
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Title The Poor Man put to a Pinch: / OR, / A DECLARATION of these hard Times. / The Times are bad, we all do see, / Pray God min it now, it if may be; / Both in Countrey and in Town, / Trading is very fore gone down; / Which makes great Poverty to be, / In City, and in Countrey: / And there's little Money to be had, / The Times are grown so very bad.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The description of this Age, or, Aim not to high.
First Lines POor people are over=charged sore with grief, / And the Aged sort, alass! they are the Chief;
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 205 x 308
Condition cropped top edge
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules, and cast fleurons