EBBA ID: 30028

British Library - Roxburghe 1.32-33
 
Choice of Inuentions, Or / Seuerall sorts of the figure of three, / That are newly compos'd as here you may see, / Then lend your attention you shall heare anon / It goes to the tune of Rock the Cradle sweet Iohn.
Date Published 1624-1680 ?
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Imprint Printed at London for F. Coles.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 1.32, 1.33
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.7.32-33
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TitleChoice of Inuentions, Or / Seuerall sorts of the figure of three, / That are newly compos'd as here you may see, / Then lend your attention you shall heare anon / It goes to the tune of Rock the Cradle sweet Iohn.The second part
Tune ImprintIt goes to the tune of Rock the Cradle sweet Iohn.To the same tune.
First LinesTHere were three men of Gotam, / as I haue heard men say,THere was a Lasse had three Louers / the one of them a Taylor,
RefrainThere was an Ewe had three Lambes, / and one of them was blacke, / There was a man had three sonnes, / Ieffrey, Iames and Iacke, / The one was hang'd, the other drown'd, / The third was lost and never found, / The old man he fell in a sownd, come fill vsThere was a Ewe had three Lambes, / and one of them was blacke, / There was a man had three sonnes, / Ieffrey, Iames and Iacke, / The one was hangd, the other drownd, / The third was lost and never found, / The old man he fell in a sownd, come fill vs a c
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