EBBA 32791

National Library of Scotland - Crawford
 
THE / Good Fellovvs Consideration. / OR / The bad Husbands Amendment. / Here in this Ballad you may see, / What 'tis a bad Husband to be, / For drunkenness most commonly / Brings many unto poverty. / And when a man is mean and bare, / Friends will be scarce both far and near, / Then in your youth keep money in store, / Lest in old age you do grow poor.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
Author Thomas Lanfiere
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the golden Ball in West-Smithfield.
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Collection National Library of Scotland - Crawford
Location National Library of Scotland
Shelfmark Crawford.EB.435
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Title THE / Good Fellovvs Consideration. / OR / The bad Husbands Amendment. / Here in this Ballad you may see, / What 'tis a bad Husband to be, / For drunkenness most commonly / Brings many unto poverty. / And when a man is mean and bare, / Friends will be scarce both far and near, / Then in your youth keep money in store, / Lest in old age you do grow poor.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Hey boys up go we, &c.
First Lines GOOD Fellows all come lend an ear, / and listen to my song,
Refrain and keep my money in store.
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