EBBA 35989

Beinecke Library - Michell-Jolliffe
 
A Tryal of skill, performed by a poor decayed Gentlewoman, / Who cheated a rich Grasier of Sevenscore pound, and left him a Child to keep. / If you will know, then listen a while, / And you shall know that which will make you smile.
Date Published 1681-1684
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Imprint Printed for I. Wright, I. Clarke, W. Thackeray, / and T. Passinger.
License
Collection Beinecke Library - Michell-Jolliffe
Location Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Shelfmark 2000 Folio 6 238
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  Part 1
Title A Tryal of skill, performed by a poor decayed Gentlewoman, / Who cheated a rich Grasier of Sevenscore pound, and left him a Child to keep. / If you will know, then listen a while, / And you shall know that which will make you smile.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Ragged and Torn.
First Lines KInd Country=men list to my Ditty, / I pray you what ever you be,
Refrain Take heed of bad women therefore, / by women are men overthrown, / And rich men are often made Poor, / when as they keep more then their own.
Condition
Ornament