EBBA ID: 21877

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.215
 
A New Ballad: / GIVING / A True Account of the late Victory obtained at Sea, by the English, over the French; / Shewing, how they were burnt and sunk, and drove against the Rocks of Jersey, / where they were batter'd and consum'd by the English and Dutch Squadrons: / Giving also, A True Relation of the several Superiour Officers which were Slain and Wounded / on both sides, during this hot and bloody Engagement with the French, over whom the English, / have obtain'd a final and intire Victory.
Date Published 1692
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Imprint Printed for J. Bissel, at the Hospital-Gate in West- / smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.215
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.215
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  Part 1
Title A New Ballad: / GIVING / A True Account of the late Victory obtained at Sea, by the English, over the French; / Shewing, how they were burnt and sunk, and drove against the Rocks of Jersey, / where they were batter'd and consum'd by the English and Dutch Squadrons: / Giving also, A True Relation of the several Superiour Officers which were Slain and Wounded / on both sides, during this hot and bloody Engagement with the French, over whom the English, / have obtain'd a final and intire Victory.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of Let Caesar live long.
First Lines GReat William's success does his Trophies advance, / Whose Glories triumph o'er the power of France;
Refrain Thus Royal King William does the Victory gain, / And rules with his Navy all over the Main. [with variations, not final stanza]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 195 x 295
Condition cropped top and right edges, creased surface
Ornament vertical rule and cast fleurons.