EBBA ID: 20701

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.77
 
The Present State of England: / CONTAINING / The Poor Man's Complaint in a Land of PLENTY; / Occasioned by the many Abuses offer'd by the Ingrossers of Corn, and likewise Brandy- / Stillers, which makes a Scarcity in a time of Plenty.
Date Published 1692
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Imprint Printed for C. Bates, at the White Hart in West-Smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.77
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.77
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  Part 1
Title The Present State of England: / CONTAINING / The Poor Man's Complaint in a Land of PLENTY; / Occasioned by the many Abuses offer'd by the Ingrossers of Corn, and likewise Brandy- / Stillers, which makes a Scarcity in a time of Plenty.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, O Folly, Desperate Folly, &c.
First Lines AS I was musing all alone, / with sorrowful heart of care,
Refrain O England, sorrowful England, / When will thy troubles end? [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?182 x 313
Condition cropped top and right edges
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules