EBBA ID: 20090

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.202-203
 
Here is an Item for you. / Or, The Countrimans bill of charges, for his comming vp to London / Declared by a Whistle.
Date Published 1630?
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Imprint Printed at London by M. F.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.202, 1.203
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.202-203
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TitleHere is an Item for you. / Or, The Countrimans bill of charges, for his comming vp to London / Declared by a Whistle.The Country-mans going downe into the Country, / Declared by a whistle
Tune ImprintTo the tune of King Henry, &c.To the same tune.
First LinesDIogenes that laugh'd to see / a Mare once eate a Thistle,THus hauing got from London once, / he rid full heavy hearted,
RefrainWith a hay downe, with a ho downe, / With a hay downe, downe, downe, derry, / since that wee may / nor sing, nor say, / Weele whistle and be merry,With a hay downe, with a ho downe, / With a hay downe, downe, downe, derry, / since that wee may / nor sing, nor say, / Weele whistle and be merry,
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 259 x 1481/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 257 x 150
Conditioncreased, holed, damaged surface, uneven inkingcreased, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons