EBBA ID: 21269

Magdalene College - Pepys 3.255
 
The Contention, between a / Countryman & a Citizen, / For a beauteous London Lass, who at length is married / to the Country Man.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner.
License This may be printed R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.255
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.255
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  Part 1
Title The Contention, between a / Countryman & a Citizen, / For a beauteous London Lass, who at length is married / to the Country Man.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Oh Mother Roger.
First Lines THere is a Lass of London City / I must needs go kiss and woe
Refrain Sweet Cupid let her be my Wife / And I'le love her as my Life. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?210 x 328
Condition cropped left and bottom edges, uneven inking
Ornament vertcial rule and cast fleurons