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Magdalene College - Pepys 2.160
 
The Lamentation of John Musgrave, / Who was Executed at Kendal, for Robbing the King's Receiver, and taking away / from his great store of Treasure.
Date Published 1681-1684
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Imprint Printed for J. Wright, J. Clark, W. Thackeray, and T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.160
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.160
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleThe Lamentation of John Musgrave, / Who was Executed at Kendal, for Robbing the King's Receiver, and taking away / from his great store of Treasure.The second part of the Lamentation of John Musgrave.
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Wharton.To the same Tune.
First LinesTO lodge it was my chance of late, / at Kendal in the Sizes week,THe bait beguiles the bonny Fish, / some care not what they swear or say
RefrainDown plumpton park as I did pass, / I heard a Bird sing in a glen: / The chiefest of her Song it was, / farewell the flower of Serving-men. [with variations]Down plumpton park as I did pass, / I heard a Bird sing in a glen: / The chiefest of her Song it was, / farewell the flower of Serving-men. [with variations]
Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, 204 x 330
Conditionuneven inking
Ornamentvertical rules