EBBA 22001

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Brewers Benefit, / Who to pay the New Excise, pinches the poor of their Measure; making others pay for what was laid upo n / themselves.
Date Published 1690
Author
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for. J. Millet, in Little-brittain.
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.338
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.338
ESTC ID
Keyword Categories
Pepys Categories
MARC Record
Additional Information
  Part 1
Title The Brewers Benefit, / Who to pay the New Excise, pinches the poor of their Measure; making others pay for what was laid upo n / themselves.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, An Orange.
First Lines A Tax it is laid, on the Brewing=Trade, / By which many thousand good pounds must be paid;
Refrain Cunning Brewers. [stanzas 2,3,4,6,8,9,10,11,13; with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 195 x 304
Condition ?cropped bottom edge, uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons