EBBA ID: 21875

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.213
 
The Seamans Frolick: / OR, / A Cooler for the Captain. / You Seamen bold that plow the Ocean Main / To read this Song do not at all disdain: / But rather learn thereby how to avoid, / The whores increase which many hath destroy'd.
Date Published 1680-1682
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Imprint [Printed for] M. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passenger.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.213
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.213
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  Part 1
Title The Seamans Frolick: / OR, / A Cooler for the Captain. / You Seamen bold that plow the Ocean Main / To read this Song do not at all disdain: / But rather learn thereby how to avoid, / The whores increase which many hath destroy'd.
Tune Imprint To a New Tune; Or, Come no more there, &c.
First Lines CAptain Robert is gone to Sea / and I lov'd him well, and I lov'd him well,
Refrain and I lov'd him well, and I lov'd him well, [line 2 of each stanza; with variations in final stanza] ther's them can sing and say, [line 4 of each stanza] And shall we never, never, while we live / come no more there, / We'l come no more there brave boys / we'l come no more there: / And we shall never, never, while we live / come no more there. [line 7 of each stanza; with variation in final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?210 x 304
Condition cropped bottom edge, torn left edge, uneven inking
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