EBBA 22180

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Constancy Lamented: / OR, A / Warning for Unkind Parents, / Not [t]o seperate those who are joyned in Love: / being a full and true Account of a Wealthy Tradesman's Son in the Strand, who died / on Friday last, for the Grief he conceived in the Absence of his dearly beloved E. / H --- ks (a Hereford-shire Damsel) who was by his Hard-hearted Mother, sold to / Virginia; and of the many Arguments the Mother used to perswade this Young- / Man to fix his love on some more Wealthy Maiden: With the Mothers sad lamen- / tation,and almost Raving Distraction for her Son's Death, and her own most Un- / worthy Action. / The whole Published from the Relation of a Worthy young Gentlewoman, a daily Visi- / tant of the said young Man's, and a sorrowful mourner for his great mishap.
Date Published 1690-1700 ?
Author
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Imprint London, Printed for Charles Barnet.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 5.353
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 5.353
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  Part 1
Title Constancy Lamented: / OR, A / Warning for Unkind Parents, / Not [t]o seperate those who are joyned in Love: / being a full and true Account of a Wealthy Tradesman's Son in the Strand, who died / on Friday last, for the Grief he conceived in the Absence of his dearly beloved E. / H --- ks (a Hereford-shire Damsel) who was by his Hard-hearted Mother, sold to / Virginia; and of the many Arguments the Mother used to perswade this Young- / Man to fix his love on some more Wealthy Maiden: With the Mothers sad lamen- / tation,and almost Raving Distraction for her Son's Death, and her own most Un- / worthy Action. / The whole Published from the Relation of a Worthy young Gentlewoman, a daily Visi- / tant of the said young Man's, and a sorrowful mourner for his great mishap.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, All Happy Times, &c. Or, Languishing Swain.
First Lines ALas! my dearest Dear is gone, / And I am left to sigh and moan,
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, 277 x 154
Condition cropped top and left edges, creased surface, uneven inking
Ornament