EBBA 20184

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Rocke the Babie Joane: / OR, / Iohn his Petition to his louing Wife Ioane, / To suckle the Babe that was none of her owne.
Date Published 1632?
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Imprint Printed at London for H. G.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.396, 1.397
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.396-397r
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleRocke the Babie Joane: / OR, / Iohn his Petition to his louing Wife Ioane, / To suckle the Babe that was none of her owne. The second part.
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Under and over.To the same tune.
First LinesA Young man in our Parish, / His wife was somewhat currish.TWould be to my discredit, / Should I both board and bed it,
RefrainSuckle the Baby, / huggle the Baby, / Rocke the Baby Ione. / I scorne to suckle the Baby, / Vnlesse it were mine owne.Suckle the Baby, / huggle the Baby, / Rocke the Baby Ione. / I scorne to suckle the Baby, / Vnlesse it were mine owne.
Album Page1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, hinged, 265 x 1481/2 sheet folio, originally right part, hinged, ?265 x 148
Conditionuneven inking, verso shows throughcropped bottom edge, uneven inking, verso shows through
Ornamentcast fleuronscast fleurons