EBBA ID: 21011

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.18
 
The New Scotch-Jigg: / OR, / The Bonny Cravat. / Johnny wooed Jenny to tye his Cravat; / But Jenny perceiving what he would be at, / With delayes put him off, till she found out his mind; / And then afterwards she proved more kind: / At length, both Parties were well agreed, / And went to the Kirk to be Wed with all speed.
Date Published 1678-1688 ?
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Imprint London, Printed for W. Thackeray, T. Passenger, and W. Whitwood.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.18
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.18
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  Part 1
Title The New Scotch-Jigg: / OR, / The Bonny Cravat. / Johnny wooed Jenny to tye his Cravat; / But Jenny perceiving what he would be at, / With delayes put him off, till she found out his mind; / And then afterwards she proved more kind: / At length, both Parties were well agreed, / And went to the Kirk to be Wed with all speed.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Jenny come tye my, &c.
First Lines AS Johnny met Jenny a going to play, / Quoth Johnny to Jenny, I pritee love stay:
Refrain Jenny come tye my, Jenny come tye my, / Jenny come tye my bonny Cravat. / I have tyed it behind, and I've tyed it before, / I've ty'd it so often, I'le tye it no more [with variations in final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 183 x 325
Condition cropped top edge
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