EBBA ID: 21720

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.54
 
The Faithful Maid, and the Faithless Young Man. / This young man Wooed a Maiden fair, / Till he had brought her to Despair: / He prov'd so disloyal in every thing, / That caused her this song to sing. / And wishes Maidens all a row / To take heed of false tongues where / (e'r they go.
Date Published 1674-1679
Author John Wade
Standard Tune
Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Veres,/ J. Wright, and J. Clarke.
License With Allowance.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.54
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.54
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  Part 1
Title The Faithful Maid, and the Faithless Young Man. / This young man Wooed a Maiden fair, / Till he had brought her to Despair: / He prov'd so disloyal in every thing, / That caused her this song to sing. / And wishes Maidens all a row / To take heed of false tongues where / (e'r they go.
Tune Imprint To a New Tune, the Pinckt Petty-coat
First Lines I Once loved a Man, / and I loved him dear,
Refrain Yet through the deep Ocean / I would swim like a Swan, / And all for the love that / I bear to the Man. [variation to stanza 7; no refrain indicated to stanza 9]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?205 x 236
Condition torn left edge, creased, holed and damaged surface
Ornament vertical rule and cast fleurons