EBBA 20071

Magdalene College - Pepys
Pitties Lamentation for the cruelty of this age.
Date Published 1625?
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed at London for I. W.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.162, 1.163
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.162-163
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 Part 1Part 2
TitlePitties Lamentation for the cruelty of this age.The Second Part of Pitties Complaint.
Tune ImprintTo the tune of Packentons pound.To the same tune.
First LinesVVEll worth Predecessors, and Fathers by name, / That liued in England long times a goe:SInce Coaches here florisht so much in in this Land, / One seruant or two now serueth the turne:
RefrainOh happy England that liued in that state, / When Pitty was Porter at euery mans gate. {with variations}
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 279 x 1791/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 277 x 173
Conditioncropped left and right edges, torn bottom edge, uneven inkingcreased, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons