EBBA ID: 21804

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.140
 
The Ingenious Braggadocia; / Who thinks to Obliege by Boasting of his Large Possessions, yet was very Unwilling to lose / much time in Wooing; but being Married, was in a Weeks time acquainted with an aching / Forehead.
Date Published 1678-1680
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, / W. Thackeray, & T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.140
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.140
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  Part 1
Title The Ingenious Braggadocia; / Who thinks to Obliege by Boasting of his Large Possessions, yet was very Unwilling to lose / much time in Wooing; but being Married, was in a Weeks time acquainted with an aching / Forehead.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of; Cook Laurel.
First Lines I Have a Mare her Colour is White, / Sweet if thou love me tell me now;
Refrain Sweet if thou love me tell me now; [line 2 of each stanza]; And I cannot come every day to Wooe. / With hey my Nanny, with ho my Nanny. / with hey my Nanny, my Nanny, Nanny; / The more I do look, the more I love thee, / thou art kinder than ever thou used to be. [end of each stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 200 x 293
Condition cropped bottom edge
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