EBBA ID: 30097

British Library - Roxburghe 1.154-155
 
Here is an Item for you. / Or, The Countrimans bill of charges, for his comming vp to London / Declared by a Whistle.
Date Published 1611-1664 ?
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Imprint Printed at London by M.F.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 1.154, 1.155
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.7.154-155
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TitleHere is an Item for you. / Or, The Countrimans bill of charges, for his comming vp to London / Declared by a Whistle.The Country-mans going downe into the Country, / Declared by a whistle.
Tune ImprintTo the tune of King Henry, &c.To the same tune.
First LinesDIogenes that laugh'd to see / a Mare once eate a Thistle,THus hauing got from London once, / he rid full heavy hearted,
RefrainWith a hay downe, with a ho downe, / With a hay downe, downe, downe, derry, / since that wee may / nor sing, nor say, / Weele whistle and be merry,With a hay downe, with a ho downe, / With a hay downe, downe, downe, derry / since that we may / nor sing, nor say, / Weele whistle and be merry.
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