EBBA ID: 30852

British Library - Roxburghe 3.206-207
 
The Skilful Doctor of Glocester-shire, / OR, / A new way to take Physick. / This Ditty doth concern a Country Farmer, / Who lay with his Maid, not thinking to harm her; / But the poor Wench, was by her Master vil'd, / First tempt to sin, and after got with child: / But by the Doctors Skill, her honest Dame, / Excus'd her Husband, and sav'd her Maid from blame: / The Doctor he hath Medicines in store, / To cure all forts of folks, both rich and poor.
Date Published 1663-1674
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Imprint Pritned for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Pages 3.206, 3.207
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.9.206-207
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Title The Skilful Doctor of Glocester-shire, / OR, / A new way to take Physick. / This Ditty doth concern a Country Farmer, / Who lay with his Maid, not thinking to harm her; / But the poor Wench, was by her Master vil'd, / First tempt to sin, and after got with child: / But by the Doctors Skill, her honest Dame, / Excus'd her Husband, and sav'd her Maid from blame: / The Doctor he hath Medicines in store, / To cure all forts of folks, both rich and poor.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Beds Making.
First Lines A Country farmer as 'tis said, / That had a pretty handsom Maid
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