EBBA ID: 21263

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.249
 
The Country Cozen: Or / The Crafty City Dame. / Who invited a Gentleman to her House in Womans apparel, whereby her Husband was deceived, he / taking him for a she Country Cozen, and how he found out, and punished the Deceipt.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden-ball, in West smith-field, near the Hospital=gate.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.249
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.249
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  Part 1
Title The Country Cozen: Or / The Crafty City Dame. / Who invited a Gentleman to her House in Womans apparel, whereby her Husband was deceived, he / taking him for a she Country Cozen, and how he found out, and punished the Deceipt.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Good Morrow Valentine.
First Lines THere dwells a brave young wife in London City, / She is beth eloque[n]t, preg[n]ant, and witty,
Refrain and though she be ensnar'd with at l[e]ast a dozen, / the man whom she loves best she calls her cozen. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 200 x 318
Condition torn top edge, creased, damaged surface, uneven inking
Ornament headpiece: 19 x 67