EBBA ID: 22026

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.362
 
The Somersetshire Wonder: / BEING / A True Relation of a Cow within 8 mile of Bathe, who brought forth a Calf, with the / Likeness of a Womans Head-Dress, being a COMMODE, near Half a yard high, which Calf / will be shortly brought to the Tower of London, there to be exposed to all curious Spectators.
Date Published 1675-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby, I. Deacon, I. Blare, I. Back
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.362
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.362
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  Part 1
Title The Somersetshire Wonder: / BEING / A True Relation of a Cow within 8 mile of Bathe, who brought forth a Calf, with the / Likeness of a Womans Head-Dress, being a COMMODE, near Half a yard high, which Calf / will be shortly brought to the Tower of London, there to be exposed to all curious Spectators.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of Let Caesar live long.
First Lines YOung Women and Damsels, I'd have you draw near, / 'Tis you that have Reason this day to give ear,
Refrain Has caused Strange Wonders and Signs to be sent, / In hopes that thereby you in time will repent. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 190 x 300
Condition cropped top, left and right edges
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules