EBBA ID: 20255

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.534-535
 
An Admirable New Northern Story. / Of two constant Lovers as I understand, / Were born near Appleby in Westmoreland; / The Lads name Anthony, Constance the Lass. / To Sea they went both, and great dangers did pass: / How they suffer'd shipwrack on the Coast of Spain, / For two years divided, and then met again, / By wonderful fortune, and Care accident, / And now both live at home in joy and content.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for I. Clark, W. Thacke=/ray, and T. Passinger
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Pages 1.534, 1.535
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.534-535
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  Part 1
Title An Admirable New Northern Story. / Of two constant Lovers as I understand, / Were born near Appleby in Westmoreland; / The Lads name Anthony, Constance the Lass. / To Sea they went both, and great dangers did pass: / How they suffer'd shipwrack on the Coast of Spain, / For two years divided, and then met again, / By wonderful fortune, and Care accident, / And now both live at home in joy and content.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, I would thou wert in Shrewsbury.
First Lines TWo Lovers in the North, / Constance and Anthony,
Refrain Still she cries Anthony, / my bonny Anthony, / Gang thou by Land or Sea, / I'le wend along with thee. [with variations]
Album Page single sheet oblong folio, pasted across 2 pages, 253 x 328
Condition cropped top edge, holed, uneven inking
Ornament headpiece: 38 x 144