EBBA ID: 21733

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.67
 
NELLS Courtship: / Or, A DIALOGUE Between / Hasty NELL, / AND / Fainthearted JOHNNY.
Date Published 1664-1703 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Blare at the Looking-Glass on London-bridge.
License Licensed according to Order.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.67
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.67
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  Part 1
Title NELLS Courtship: / Or, A DIALOGUE Between / Hasty NELL, / AND / Fainthearted JOHNNY.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of The Spinning-Wheel.
First Lines AS bonny Nell went to the Mill, / She met young John whom she lov'd well,
Refrain If you don't take me, my sweet Iohn, / In troth thou art no honest Man. [stanzas 1, 3, 5, 7, 9; with variations] VVhich makes a young Man loth to wed, / The times are hard, and trading's dead. [stanzas 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 11; with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 192 x 320
Condition cropped left edge
Ornament vertical rules