EBBA ID: 21052

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.55
Recording Information
Ballad Title The Shepherds Delight. / Both by Day and by Night. / Describing the Shepherds simplicity; And their Felicity: their birth, / and their mirth: their lives, and their wives: their health, and their / wealth: their ways, and their plays: their diet, and quiet. / And how with their Dam'sels they laugh and lye down, / And to each pretty Virgin, they give a green gown.
Tune Imprint To a delightful tune, Sung at the Dukes Play-house to the King, and all the Nobility: Or, Now the Tyrant has stoln my dearest away, &c.
Standard Tune Title Bonny Sweet Robin; My Robin is to the Greenwood Gone
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