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Magdalene College - Pepys
This Maide vvould giue tenne / Shillings for a Kisse:
Date Published 1620?
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed at London by I. White
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.316, 1.317
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.316-317
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleThis Maide vvould giue tenne / Shillings for a Kisse: The Second Part shevveth shee may haue them / Cheape I wis:
Tune ImprintTo the Tnne of Shall I wrastle in despaire.To the Tune I cannot will no longer lye alone.
First LinesYOu young men all take pitty on me, / the haplessest Maid you euer did see:ALack fayer Maide, why dost thou grone, / Is it for a kisse, alack but for one?
RefrainThen since their hopefull loues I misse, / come, here's ten shillings for a kisse. [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 274 x 1401/2 sheet folio, originally right part, 275 x 168
Conditioncropped right edge, creased, damaged surfacecropped right and top edges, creased
Ornamentcast fleuronsvertical rules and cast fleurons