EBBA 30034

British Library - Roxburghe
 
The cunning Northerne Begger, / VVho all the By-standers doth earnestly pray, / To bestow a penny upon him to day.
Date Published 1634?
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Imprint Printed at London for F. Coules.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 1.42, 1.43
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.7.42-43
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleThe cunning Northerne Begger, / VVho all the By-standers doth earnestly pray, / To bestow a penny upon him to day.The second part,
Tune ImprintTo the tune of Tom of Bedlam.To the same tune.
First LinesI Am a lusty begger, / and live by others giving,SOmetime I like a Criple / Upon the ground lye crawling,
RefrainFor still will I cry good your worship good sir, / Bestow one poore denier sir: / Which when I've got / At the Pipe and Pot, / I soone will it casheere sir. [with variation]And faintly I cry good your worship good, sir. / Bestow one poore desire sir, / which when I've got, / at the Pipe and Pot, / I soone will it casheere sir. [with variation]
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