EBBA ID: 21139

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.129
 
Crums of Comfort / For the / YOUNGEST SISTER. / The youngest Sister in despair, / At last did comfort find, / Which banisht all her grief and care, / And eas'd her troubled mind, / A kind young man did promise her / That she should married be, / She answered him again Kind Sir, / Thereto I'm wondrous free.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden in Ball West-Smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.129
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.129
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  Part 1
Title Crums of Comfort / For the / YOUNGEST SISTER. / The youngest Sister in despair, / At last did comfort find, / Which banisht all her grief and care, / And eas'd her troubled mind, / A kind young man did promise her / That she should married be, / She answered him again Kind Sir, / Thereto I'm wondrous free.
Tune Imprint To a pleasant new West country Tune.
First Lines I Have a good old Father at home, / an ancient man is he,
Refrain That I should marry'd be [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 183 x 293
Condition damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornament funerary border: 97 x 4, vertical rules and cast fleurons