EBBA 34662

Houghton Library - Huth EBB65H
 
The Poor Mans Prayer / for Peace, in these sorrowful Times of Trouble. / OR, / Poor England's Misery in this time of Distress. / It is for our Sins as we do understand, / That all this great trouble doth lye on this Land / This Innocent Blood may make us all start, / God bless us hereafter we take not a part / Our great God of Heaven and our gracious King, / Let us serve and obey in every thing.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden=Ball in Pye-Corner.
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Collection Houghton Library - Huth EBB65H
Page 2.264 Verso
Location Houghton Library
Shelfmark EBB65H
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  Part 1
Title The Poor Mans Prayer / for Peace, in these sorrowful Times of Trouble. / OR, / Poor England's Misery in this time of Distress. / It is for our Sins as we do understand, / That all this great trouble doth lye on this Land / This Innocent Blood may make us all start, / God bless us hereafter we take not a part / Our great God of Heaven and our gracious King, / Let us serve and obey in every thing.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of Game at Cards.
First Lines POor Englands sorrows this many a year / has made us much to stand in fear,
Refrain That all our trouble they may cease / And England may enjoy true Peace. [with variation]
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Notes Printed on the verso of EBBA 34661, "A True CHARACTER / OF / Sundry Trades and Callings: / OR, / A New Ditty of Innocent Mirth. / This Song is New, and perfect True, / there's none can this deny; / For I am known, Friend, to be one / that scorns to tell a Lye."