EBBA ID: 20680

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.56
 
THE / Noble Mans Generous Kindness, / OR, / The Country-Mans Unexpected Happiness. / Giving a true Account of a Nobleman, who taking notice of the Poor / Man's Industrious Care and pains for the maintaining of his Charge, which was seven small Children, meeting him upon / a day, Discoursed with him, and inviting him and his Wife, with his Children, home to his House, and accordingly bestow- / ed upon him a farm of Thirty Acres of Land, to be continued to him and his Heirs for ever.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Sign of the Golden-Ball/ in Pye=Corner.
License This may be printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.56
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.56
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  Part 1
Title THE / Noble Mans Generous Kindness, / OR, / The Country-Mans Unexpected Happiness. / Giving a true Account of a Nobleman, who taking notice of the Poor / Man's Industrious Care and pains for the maintaining of his Charge, which was seven small Children, meeting him upon / a day, Discoursed with him, and inviting him and his Wife, with his Children, home to his House, and accordingly bestow- / ed upon him a farm of Thirty Acres of Land, to be continued to him and his Heirs for ever.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The two English Travellers.
First Lines A Noble Man liv'd near a Village of late, / Hard by a poor Thresher, whose charge it was
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 205 x 310
Condition cropped top edge, uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons