EBBA ID: 21823

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.161
 
The Gallant Seamans return / from the Indies, or the happy meeting of two Faithful lovers. / Wherein is shewed the loyal constancy of a Seaman to his love, with her kind / salutation unto him for his Welcome home. / Observe this Song which is both neat and pretty / Tis on a Seaman in his praise of Betty.
Date Published 1678-1680
Author Thomas Lanfiere
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Imprint Printed for F. Cole, T. Vere, J. Wright and J. Clarke, W. Thackery, T. Passenger
License With Allowance.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.161
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.161
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  Part 1
Title The Gallant Seamans return / from the Indies, or the happy meeting of two Faithful lovers. / Wherein is shewed the loyal constancy of a Seaman to his love, with her kind / salutation unto him for his Welcome home. / Observe this Song which is both neat and pretty / Tis on a Seaman in his praise of Betty.
Tune Imprint Tune of Five Sail of Frigots, Or, Shrewsbury
First Lines I am a stout Seaman newly come on shore / I have been a long Voyage where I nere was be= / fore
Refrain My own dearest honey whose name is Betty. [stanzas 1-10,16,17; with variations]; It is thou art the man that my Husband shall be. [stanzas 11-15; with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?205 x 318
Condition uneven inking
Ornament vertical rules