EBBA ID: 30236

British Library - Roxburghe 1.346-347
 
A New Ballad; declaring the Excellent Parable of the Prodigal Child.
Date Published 1686-1693 ?
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Imprint Printed by and for A.M. and sold by the Booksellers of London.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 1.346, 1.347
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.7.346-347
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleA New Ballad; declaring the Excellent Parable of the Prodigal Child.The Second Part, shewing the great Misery he endured, being constrained thro' hunger / to Eat with the Hogs, and how his merciful Father received him again.
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, The wanton wife.To the same Tune.
First LinesTHere was a grave man both wealthy and wise, / two Sons had both proper and tall,THen was he brought to misery great, / His garments all ragged and torn you might see
RefrainYOung Men remember delights are but vain, / And after sweet pleasure comes sorrow & pain.Young Men remember delights are but vain, / And after sweet pleasure comes sorrow and pain,
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