EBBA ID: 30847

British Library - Roxburghe 3.198-199
 
The Lovers Fancy. / Or / True Love requited with Constancy: / Being a Civil Discourse between John and Anne. / The Young man he was constant unto the end, / The Maid at last she prov'd his loving friend: / Young Men and Maids that stand to hear this Song, / Then mind it well, do not each other wrong: / Young Men, prove constant, faithful, true and just, / And then the Maids may better to you trust.
Date Published 1674-1679
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Imprint London Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 3.198, 3.199
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.9.198-199
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  Part 1
Title The Lovers Fancy. / Or / True Love requited with Constancy: / Being a Civil Discourse between John and Anne. / The Young man he was constant unto the end, / The Maid at last she prov'd his loving friend: / Young Men and Maids that stand to hear this Song, / Then mind it well, do not each other wrong: / Young Men, prove constant, faithful, true and just, / And then the Maids may better to you trust.
Tune Imprint To the tune of Loves Fancy.
First Lines AS lately abroad I was walking, / it was in the prime of the spring,
Refrain And often he said sweet Nancy / I love thee as dear as my life / And constant I'le prove unto thee / if thou wilt but be my wife. [with variation]
Condition
Ornament