EBBA ID: 31800

University of Glasgow Library - Euing 101
 
ENGLANDS Royall Conquest. / Truely manifested in a happy Victory obtained against the Dutch / Fleet, by his Majesties Royal Navy, under the Conduct of his Highness / Prince Rupert, and his Grace the Duke of Albemarle upon the / 25. and 26. of July 1666. In which Naval Fight we / put the Dutch to a total rout, burnt and sunk / several of their best ships, and in con- / clusion forc't them shameful- / ly to run away. / Our own losses being very inconsiderable, onely the Resolu- / tion burnt and two Captains kill'd: Our Generals and / all the rest of our Fleet, being safe and in / a very good Condition.
Date Published 1666
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Standard Tune
Imprint London, Printed for Richard Burton at the Horshoe in West-Smithfield.
License With Allowance.
Collection University of Glasgow Library - Euing
Location University of Glasgow Library
Shelfmark Euing Ballads 101
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TitleENGLANDS Royall Conquest. / Truely manifested in a happy Victory obtained against the Dutch / Fleet, by his Majesties Royal Navy, under the Conduct of his Highness / Prince Rupert, and his Grace the Duke of Albemarle upon the / 25. and 26. of July 1666. In which Naval Fight we / put the Dutch to a total rout, burnt and sunk / several of their best ships, and in con- / clusion forc't them shameful- / ly to run away. / Our own losses being very inconsiderable, onely the Resolu- / tion burnt and two Captains kill'd: Our Generals and / all the rest of our Fleet, being safe and in / a very good Condition.The Second part,
Tune ImprintThe Tune is, A Fig for France and Holland too, or, Round about the Hollow Tree.to the same Tune.
First LinesREjoyce, Rejoyce, brave English boys, / For now is the time to speak our joysWHhilst that our Ships were fitting forth, / They counted us men of little worth
RefrainThen Butter-Boxes all lament, / For now you are paid to your own content.Then Butter-Boxes all lament, / For now you are paid to your own content.
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