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Magdalene College - Pepys 2.249
 
The Master-piece of LOVE-SONGS. / A Dialogue betwixt a bold Keeper and a Lady gay, / He woo'd his Lords Daughter and carried the day, / But soon after marriage was forc'd for to fight, / VVith his Lord and six Gentlemen for his own right, / He cut them, and hew'd them, and paid them with blows, / And made them his friends that before were his foes.
Date Published 1685
Author Abraham Miles
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Imprint Printed for John Clarke, William/ Thackeray, and Thomas / Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 2.249
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 2.249v
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Title The Master-piece of LOVE-SONGS. / A Dialogue betwixt a bold Keeper and a Lady gay, / He woo'd his Lords Daughter and carried the day, / But soon after marriage was forc'd for to fight, / VVith his Lord and six Gentlemen for his own right, / He cut them, and hew'd them, and paid them with blows, / And made them his friends that before were his foes.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The week before Easter, the days long and clear.
First Lines IT was a bold Keeper / that chased the Deer;
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, 192 x 313
Condition cropped top and bottom edges, creased, damaged surface, uneven inking, verso shows through
Ornament cast fleurons