EBBA ID: 20729

Magdalene College - Pepys 2.107
 
A New Song to drive away cold Winter, / Between Robin Hood and the jovial Tinker. / How Robin by a wile, the Tinker did cheat, / But at the length as you shall hear, the Tinker did him beat, / Whereby the same, they did then agree, / They after liv'd in love and unity,
Date Published 1684-1686
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Imprint Printed for I. Clarke, W. Thackeray, & T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.107
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.107
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  Part 1
Title A New Song to drive away cold Winter, / Between Robin Hood and the jovial Tinker. / How Robin by a wile, the Tinker did cheat, / But at the length as you shall hear, the Tinker did him beat, / Whereby the same, they did then agree, / They after liv'd in love and unity,
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, In Summer time.
First Lines IN summer time when leaves grow gren / down, a down, a down,
Refrain down, a down, a down [lines 2 and 6 of some stanzas]; hey down, a down, a down. [lines 4 and 8 of some stanzas]
Album Page single sheet oblong folio, folded, ?275 x 336
Condition cropped right edge, uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons