EBBA ID: 20258

Magdalene College - Pepys 1.540
 
An excellent Ballad of the Mercers Son of Midhurst, / And the Clothiers Daughter of Guilford.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 1.540
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 1.540
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  Part 1
Title An excellent Ballad of the Mercers Son of Midhurst, / And the Clothiers Daughter of Guilford.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Dainty come thou to me.
First Lines THere was a wealthy man, / in Sussex he did dwell,
Refrain Alack I dye for love. [stanzas 1-5]
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, originally left part, 246 x 170
Condition cropped all edges, uneven inking
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Notes Printed on the same sheet with EBBA 32615, entitled "A Ballad Intituled, The Old Man's Complaint / against his Wretched Son, who to advance his Marriage, did undo himself."