EBBA ID: 34639

Houghton Library - Huth EBB65H 2.198
 
The New Scotch-Jigg: / OR, / The Bonny Cravat. / Johnny wooed Jenny to tye his Cravat; / But Jenny perceiving what he would be at, / With delayes put him off, till she found out his mind; / And then afterwards she proved more kind: / At length, both Parties were well agreed, / And went to the Kirk to be Wed with all speed.
Date Published 1678-1688 ?
Author
Standard Tune
Imprint London, Printed for W. Thackeray, T. Passenger, and W. Whitwood.
License
Collection Houghton Library - Huth EBB65H
Page 2.198
Location Houghton Library
Shelfmark EBB65H
ESTC ID
Keyword Categories
MARC Record
Additional Information
  Part 1
Title The New Scotch-Jigg: / OR, / The Bonny Cravat. / Johnny wooed Jenny to tye his Cravat; / But Jenny perceiving what he would be at, / With delayes put him off, till she found out his mind; / And then afterwards she proved more kind: / At length, both Parties were well agreed, / And went to the Kirk to be Wed with all speed.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Jenny come tye my, &c.
First Lines AS Johnny met Jenny a going to play, / Quoth Johnny to Jenny, I prithee love stay:
Refrain Jenny come tye my, Jenny come tye my, / Jenny come tye my bonny Cravat. / I have tyed it behind, and I've tyed it before, / I've ty'd it so often, I'le tye it no more. [with variation]
Condition
Ornament