EBBA ID: 21977

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.315
 
THE / Trades-men's Lamentation; / OR, / A Discourse between WILL the Weaver, and RICHARD the / Glover, concerning the Dullness of their Trades: Together with / William's Chearful hopes of seeing the Blessed Sun of Prosperity to shine / once more upon this Land.
Date Published 1688
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon at the Angel in Guiltspur- / street, without Newgate, 1688.
License This may be Printed. R.P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.315
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.315
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  Part 1
Title THE / Trades-men's Lamentation; / OR, / A Discourse between WILL the Weaver, and RICHARD the / Glover, concerning the Dullness of their Trades: Together with / William's Chearful hopes of seeing the Blessed Sun of Prosperity to shine / once more upon this Land.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, A Touch of the Times.
First Lines AS William one morning was walking the street, / With his Neighbour Richard he happen'd to meet;
Refrain For Trading is dead, I have nothing to do. [stanzas 1-6; with variations] And flourish much better than ever before. [stanzas 7-9; with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 212 x 282
Condition cropped right and bottom edges
Ornament horizontal and vertical rules