EBBA ID: 22161

Magdalene College - Pepys 5.324
 
THE / Scornful Damsels Overthrow, / And The / Young Maidens Frollick; / Shewing how a Beautiful Damsel, in the City of London, was Courted by several young / Men, whom she scornfully deny'd, disdaining their proffered Loves And how at last / a young beautiful Maiden, in Mans Apparel did Woe her, and Wed her, and after the / Wedding Dinner discovered her self: Which when the other Damsel beheld, she went out / into the Fields, full of grief, and kill'd her self.
Date Published 1684-1700 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Bissel, at the Bible and Harp in West-Smithfield.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 5.324
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 5.324
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  Part 1
Title THE / Scornful Damsels Overthrow, / And The / Young Maidens Frollick; / Shewing how a Beautiful Damsel, in the City of London, was Courted by several young / Men, whom she scornfully deny'd, disdaining their proffered Loves And how at last / a young beautiful Maiden, in Mans Apparel did Woe her, and Wed her, and after the / Wedding Dinner discovered her self: Which when the other Damsel beheld, she went out / into the Fields, full of grief, and kill'd her self.
Tune Imprint Tune of, O Billy, Billy.
First Lines A Youthful Damsel did in London dwell, / most Beautiful, and Fair, was she,
Refrain
Album Page 1/2 sheet folio, 285 x 170
Condition cropped top edge, uneven inking
Ornament vertical rules