EBBA 22436

Magdalene College - Pepys
 
[T]he Rich Mens Joyes / OR, THE / Poor Mens Cares and Comforts. / Tho' Rich men have what e're they'l crave / and go both fine and gay; / Yet Poor in time, to Bliss may clime, / and be as Rich as they.
Date Published 1688
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Imprint Printed for I. Back at the Black Boy near the draw bridge on London
License This may be Printed, R.P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 5.174
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 5.174v
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  Part 1
Title [T]he Rich Mens Joyes / OR, THE / Poor Mens Cares and Comforts. / Tho' Rich men have what e're they'l crave / and go both fine and gay; / Yet Poor in time, to Bliss may clime, / and be as Rich as they.
Tune Imprint Tune of, Charon make hast, &c.
First Lines Would you know who may take the greatest pleasur / having their fill of delight and ease;
Refrain For he must live by his Labour still. [with variations]
Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, hinged, 195 x 280
Condition all edges cropped, creased, damaged surface, uneven inking, recto shows through
Ornament vertical rule