EBBA ID: 21172

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.160
 
THE / Maidens Vindication: / Or, An Answer to / O so Ungrateful a Creature. / Shall I be silent, and not write again, / When he against me doth so much complain? / He calls me Cruel, and Ungrateful too, / And sends his Lines abroad to publick view. / No, I to clear my self of such a crime / Will answer him (as his was writ) in Rhime: / The young-Men when they see't, 'tis false they'l cry, / But if the Maids believe it, what care I.
Date Published 1684-1700 ?
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Imprint Printed for James Bissel at the Bible and Harp in West-Smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.160
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.160
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  Part 1
Title THE / Maidens Vindication: / Or, An Answer to / O so Ungrateful a Creature. / Shall I be silent, and not write again, / When he against me doth so much complain? / He calls me Cruel, and Ungrateful too, / And sends his Lines abroad to publick view. / No, I to clear my self of such a crime / Will answer him (as his was writ) in Rhime: / The young-Men when they see't, 'tis false they'l cry, / But if the Maids believe it, what care I.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Oh so ungrateful a Creature.
First Lines HOw can you call me ungratful, / or count me cruel to be,
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 200 x 300
Condition damaged surface
Ornament vertical rules and cast fleurons