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Magdalene College - Pepys
The Surpriz'd Shepherdess; / The Shepherdess she sleeping lay, / Thinking no Shepherd nigh, / But Strephon came along that way, / And did her napping spye.
Date Published 1671-1702 ?
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Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for I. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street, without Newgate.
License Entred according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.199
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.199
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  Part 1
Title The Surpriz'd Shepherdess; / The Shepherdess she sleeping lay, / Thinking no Shepherd nigh, / But Strephon came along that way, / And did her napping spye.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Moggies Jealousie.
First Lines THere was ana bonny young Lass, / that lay in the Meadow asleep
Refrain and forgot both his sheep and his fold. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?210 x 333
Condition cropped top and bottom edges, torn top edge, creased, uneven inking
Ornament vertical rule