EBBA ID: 20028

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.43
 
A most excellent Ballad, of an old man and his wife, who in their great want and misery sought to / Children for succour, by whom they were disdained, and scornefully sent away succourlesse, and Gods / vengeance shewed vpon them for the same.
Date Published 1620?
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Imprint Printed at London for E.[A.]
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 1.43
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.43
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  Part 1
Title A most excellent Ballad, of an old man and his wife, who in their great want and misery sought to / Children for succour, by whom they were disdained, and scornefully sent away succourlesse, and Gods / vengeance shewed vpon them for the same.
Tune Imprint To the tune of Priseilla.
First Lines IT was an old man which with his poore / ( wife
Refrain Alack and alas for woe, [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, 273 x 194
Condition cropped top and left edges, cropped and torn right edge, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornament