EBBA ID: 20063

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.144-145
 
A new Song, shewing the crueltie of Gernutus a Iew, who lending to a / Marchant a hundred Crownes, would haue a pound of his Flesh, / because he could not pay him at the day appoynted.
Date Published 1620?
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Imprint Imprinted at London for T.P.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.144, 1.145
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.144-145
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TitleA new Song, shewing the crueltie of Gernutus a Iew, who lending to a / Marchant a hundred Crownes, would haue a pound of his Flesh, / because he could not pay him at the day appoynted.The Second part of the Iews crueltie, setting foorth the / mercifulnesse of the Iudge towardes the Marchant.
Tune ImprintTo the tune of, Blacke and Yellow.To the tune of Blacke and yellow.
First LinesIN Venice towne not long agoe, / a cruell Iew did dwell,Some offered for his hundred Crownes, / five hundred for to pay:
Refrain
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 286 x 1531/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 276 x 144
Conditioncropped top and left edges, torn left edge, creased, damaged surface, uneven inkingcropped top edge, torn right edge, creased, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons