EBBA ID: 20112

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.244-245
 
Here begins a pleasant song of a Mayden faire, / To purchase her desire, her Coine she did not spare, / And shee most freely parted with her money / To a Youngman, the which shee call'd her dearest Honey.
Date Published 1630?
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Imprint London, Printed for Henry Gosson.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.244, 1.245
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.244-245
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TitleHere begins a pleasant song of a Mayden faire, / To purchase her desire, her Coine she did not spare, / And shee most freely parted with her money / To a Youngman, the which shee call'd her dearest Honey.The second part,
Tune ImprintTo a pleasant new tune.To the same tune.
First LinesALL haile to thee my onely sweeting, / I thinke this is a happy meeting:THou shalt haue what thou wilt require, / For to fulfill thy hearts desire,
RefrainThy company is better farre than money. [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 254 x 1601/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 257 x 166
Conditionuneven inkingtorn left and bottom edges, creased, holed, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons