EBBA 31867

University of Glasgow Library - Euing
 
The Northern Lasses lamentation, / OR / The unhappy Maids Misfortune / Since she did from her freinds depart / No earthly thing can cheer her heart / But still she doth her case Lament, / Being always fill'd with discontent, / Resolving to do nought but mourn, / Till to the North she doth return.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in West Smithfield.
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Collection University of Glasgow Library - Euing
Location University of Glasgow Library
Shelfmark Euing Ballads 259
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  Part 1
Title The Northern Lasses lamentation, / OR / The unhappy Maids Misfortune / Since she did from her freinds depart / No earthly thing can cheer her heart / But still she doth her case Lament, / Being always fill'd with discontent, / Resolving to do nought but mourn, / Till to the North she doth return.
Tune Imprint To the tune I would I were in my own Country.
First Lines A North Countrey Lass / up to London did pass
Refrain O the Oak, the Ash, and the bonny Joy Tree / doth flourish at home in my own Country [with variation]
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