EBBA ID: 21060

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.62
 
John's Earnest Request: / OR, / Betty's compassionate Love extended to him in a time of Distress. / Late in the Night, when all was fast, / John came in both cold and wet, / And after some few words were past, / her Lover in she let.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden-Ball in Pye=corner.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.62
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.62r
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  Part 1
Title John's Earnest Request: / OR, / Betty's compassionate Love extended to him in a time of Distress. / Late in the Night, when all was fast, / John came in both cold and wet, / And after some few words were past, / her Lover in she let.
Tune Imprint To a Pleasant new Tune much in request.
First Lines COme open the Door sweet Betty, / for 'tis a cold Winters night,
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, 200 x 312
Condition cropped left edge, creased, uneven inking, verso shows through
Ornament vertical rules