EBBA ID: 30309

British Library - Roxburghe 1.458-459
 
The Worst is past. / OR, / A merry new Song that lately was pend, / VVhich when these things alter, the times will amend: / It's merry and harmlesse, free from all distaste, / Vnd when these changes come, the worst is past.
Date Published 1633-1652 ?
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Imprint LONDON, Printed for Richard Harper inSmithfi
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 1.458, 1.459
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.7.458-459
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 Part 1Part 2
TitleThe Worst is past. / OR, / A merry new Song that lately was pend, / VVhich when these things alter, the times will amend: / It's merry and harmlesse, free from all distaste, / Vnd when these changes come, the worst is past.The second part
Tune ImprintTo a pleasant new Tune.to the same tune.
First LinesMY masters all give eare awhile / Ile do the best to make you smile,VVHen Tailors will not use a bell, / And travellers no lies will tell,
RefrainBut tell them when the worst is past. [with variation]Why then I think the worst is past. [with variation]
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Ornament