EBBA ID: 31507

British Library - Roxburghe 4.81
 
The Young-Mans Labour lost. / He with a fair Maid was in love, / But she to him unkind did prove: / As by this Ditty you shall hear, / If Young men they will but draw near; / And Maidens too it doth advise, / To learn henceforth for to be wise.
Date Published 1678-1680
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, I. Wright, J. Clarke, W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Page 4.81
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.10.81
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  Part 1
Title The Young-Mans Labour lost. / He with a fair Maid was in love, / But she to him unkind did prove: / As by this Ditty you shall hear, / If Young men they will but draw near; / And Maidens too it doth advise, / To learn henceforth for to be wise.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The Jeering Young-Man.
First Lines AS I past by a Green-Wood side, / A pritty Couple I espy'd,
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Ornament