EBBA ID: 31807

University of Glasgow Library - Euing 253
 
A Noble Riddle wisele Expounded: / OR, / The Maids answer to the Knights three Questions. / She with her excellent wit and civil carriage, / VVon a young Knight to joyn with her in marriage. / This gallant couple now are man and wife, / And she with him doth lead a pleasant life.
Date Published 1658-1664
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W. Gilbertson.
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Collection University of Glasgow Library - Euing
Location University of Glasgow Library
Shelfmark Euing Ballads 253
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Title A Noble Riddle wisele Expounded: / OR, / The Maids answer to the Knights three Questions. / She with her excellent wit and civil carriage, / VVon a young Knight to joyn with her in marriage. / This gallant couple now are man and wife, / And she with him doth lead a pleasant life.
Tune Imprint The tune is Lay the bent to the bonny broom.
First Lines THere was a Lady of the North Country, / And she had lovely Daughters three,
Refrain Lay the bent to the bonny broom, / fa la la la fa la la la ra la.
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