EBBA ID: 22088

Magdalene College - Pepys 5.253
 
The Constant Lovers, / OR, / Billy's Invitation to his Sweet-heart Joaney: / Being a Courtship to Joan, for Love and Favour.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball in Pye-corner.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 5.253
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 5.253
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  Part 1
Title The Constant Lovers, / OR, / Billy's Invitation to his Sweet-heart Joaney: / Being a Courtship to Joan, for Love and Favour.
Tune Imprint To a New Northern Tune. I often for my Joaney, &c.
First Lines I Often for my Joaney strove, / Ey'd her, Try'd her, yet can't prove
Refrain Ize for ever shou'd be, cou'd be, wou'd be / Joyn'd with none but only thee. {with variation in final stanza}
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, 270 x 143
Condition cropped top and right edges
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules