EBBA 33495

National Library of Scotland - Crawford
 
The Careless Gallant: Or, A farewel to Sorrow. / Whether these Lines do please, or give offence, / Or shall be damn'd as neither wit nor sence, / The Poet is, for that, in no suspence, / For it is all one a hundred years hence.
Date Published 1674-1679 ?
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke.
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Collection National Library of Scotland - Crawford
Location National Library of Scotland
Shelfmark Crawford.EB.767
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TitleThe Careless Gallant: Or, A farewel to Sorrow. / Whether these Lines do please, or give offence, / Or shall be damn'd as neither wit nor sence, / The Poet is, for that, in no suspence, / For it is all one a hundred years hence.The Second Part,
Tune ImprintTo an Excellent, and delightful Tune.to the same Tune.
First LinesLEt us sing and be merry, dance, joke, and rejoyce, / With Claret and Sherry, Theorbo and voice,YOur Chancery-Lawyer, who by conscience thrives, / In spinning a sute to the length of three lives,
RefrainIn frolicks dispose of your pounds, shillings, and pence, / For we shall be nothing a hundred years hence.
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