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Magdalene College - Pepys 3.174
 
The merry Countrey MAIDS ANSWER / To the Countrey Lovers Conquest: / Exactly a description she doth make / And gets it Printed for her Sweet-hearts sake / Of all his Courting Complements and Lyes, / His proper person, and his quallities / The match is half made up, you'l say good sirs, / For she hath his good will, he wanteth hers.
Date Published 1640-1674 ?
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Imprint London, Printed for R[.] Burton, at the Horshoo in West-Smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.174
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.174
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TitleThe merry Countrey MAIDS ANSWER / To the Countrey Lovers Conquest: / Exactly a description she doth make / And gets it Printed for her Sweet-hearts sake / Of all his Courting Complements and Lyes, / His proper person, and his quallities / The match is half made up, you'l say good sirs, / For she hath his good will, he wanteth hers.The Second Part
Tune ImprintThe Tune is, Once I Lov'd a Lass with a Rowling Eye.to the same Tune.
First LinesONce I knew a Lad / with a brazen faceTHis same simple fellow / void of wit or grace[,]
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Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, 177 x 288
Conditioncropped right edge, uneven inking
Ornamentvertical rules