EBBA ID: 33558

National Library of Scotland - Crawford 288
 
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 she, poor Wench, was by her Master vild, / First tempt to sin, then 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 medic[i]nes in store, / To Cure all sorts of folks, both rich and poor.
Date Published 1689-1692 ?
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Imprint Printed for W. Thackeray, J. Millet, and A. Milbourn.
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Collection National Library of Scotland - Crawford
Location National Library of Scotland
Shelfmark Crawford.EB.288
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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 she, poor Wench, was by her Master vild, / First tempt to sin, then 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 medic[i]nes in store, / To Cure all sorts of folks, both rich and poor.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, Beds making.
First Lines A Country Famer, as 'tis said, / That had a pritty handsome Maid,
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