EBBA 22335

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
The Seven Merry WIVES / OF / LONDON: / OR, / The GOSSIPS Complaint / AGAINST / Their HUSBANDS, / For their Neglect, / As they met together in a Tavern, over half a dozen Bottles of Canary.
Date Published 1664-1703 ?
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Imprint LONDON: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking-glass on London-bridge
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 5.413
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 5.413
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  Part 1
Title The Seven Merry WIVES / OF / LONDON: / OR, / The GOSSIPS Complaint / AGAINST / Their HUSBANDS, / For their Neglect, / As they met together in a Tavern, over half a dozen Bottles of Canary.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Fond Boy, &c.
First Lines THere's seven young Wives met together of late, / In a Tavern, not far from the Bell-savage-gate,
Refrain Quoth the Water-man's Wife, I must drink and then run, / For a Woman's work, Sisters, you know is ne'er done. (with variations)
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, 278 x 188
Condition cropped left edge, uneven inking
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