EBBA ID: 21845

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.183
 
The POPLAR-Feast: / OR, / A CAT-PASTY. / Shewing how some Maids of Poplar, baked a Cat in a Pasty, and invited several young Seamen to the eating of it, with / their Merriment and pasttime. / A Cat well baked in a pan, / Is a Dish for any man; / The Lasses of our town can tell, / That Seamen love a Cat so well, / That rather then they mean to beat her, / They will roast her well, and eat her.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for C. Dennisson, at the Stationers-arms / with-in Aldgate.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.183
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.183
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  Part 1
Title The POPLAR-Feast: / OR, / A CAT-PASTY. / Shewing how some Maids of Poplar, baked a Cat in a Pasty, and invited several young Seamen to the eating of it, with / their Merriment and pasttime. / A Cat well baked in a pan, / Is a Dish for any man; / The Lasses of our town can tell, / That Seamen love a Cat so well, / That rather then they mean to beat her, / They will roast her well, and eat her.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The two English Travellers.
First Lines ALL you that love Pasty come hither to me / here is the best Pasty that ever you see;
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?215 x 315
Condition cropped right edge, uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons