EBBA ID: 21847

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.185
 
THE / Seamens Wives Vindication, / OR, / An Answer to the pretended Frolick, which was said to be by / them over a Bowl of PUNCH. / You writ that we drank Liquor free, / but for your Writing so; / You are to blame, nay, blush for shame, / since it was nothing so.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Guiltspur=Street.
License This may be Printed, R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.185
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.185
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  Part 1
Title THE / Seamens Wives Vindication, / OR, / An Answer to the pretended Frolick, which was said to be by / them over a Bowl of PUNCH. / You writ that we drank Liquor free, / but for your Writing so; / You are to blame, nay, blush for shame, / since it was nothing so.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, O so Ungrateful a Creature.
First Lines WHy does the Poets abuse us, / we that are Seamens poor wives
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 198 x 330
Condition uneven inking
Ornament cast fleurons