EBBA 21115

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
Grist ground at Last. / OR, / The Frolick in the Mill. / Millers that grind each pretty Lasses Grist, / Consider now how many you have kist: / And see if any with kind Molly can / Compare: if not, pray all from hence be gone. / Yet stay and hear the Song, 'tis rare and new; / And Millers know such things are often true.
Date Published 1684-1686
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Imprint Printed for J. Clark, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.110
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.110
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  Part 1
Title Grist ground at Last. / OR, / The Frolick in the Mill. / Millers that grind each pretty Lasses Grist, / Consider now how many you have kist: / And see if any with kind Molly can / Compare: if not, pray all from hence be gone. / Yet stay and hear the Song, 'tis rare and new; / And Millers know such things are often true.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Give ear a while, &c or, Winchester wedding.
First Lines GIve ear a while to my Ditty, / all you that intend to be merry,
Refrain Says old Symon the King, / says old Symon the King, / With a thread-bare Cloak and a mamsy Nose, / sing hey ding, ding, a ding ding.
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, 200 x 306
Condition cropped top and right edges
Ornament cast fleurons