EBBA ID: 35742

 
An Antidote of Rare / Physick. / No Rarer thing that you can find, / To Cure a Discontented mind; / A contented mind it is most rare, / If you serve the Lord and stand in fear: / And let no want nor Poverty, / Disquiet your mind, I tell to ye; / For God hath all things still in store, / If you have content you need no more
Date Published 1671-1702 ?
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Imprint Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur=street.
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Collection Beinecke Library - Michell-Jolliffe
Location Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Shelfmark 2000 Folio 6 65
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      Part 1
    Title An Antidote of Rare / Physick. / No Rarer thing that you can find, / To Cure a Discontented mind; / A contented mind it is most rare, / If you serve the Lord and stand in fear: / And let no want nor Poverty, / Disquiet your mind, I tell to ye; / For God hath all things still in store, / If you have content you need no more
    Tune Imprint The Tune is, No love like a contented mind: or, Phancies Phenix.
    First Lines INdeed this world is so unjust, / Men cannot one another trust;
    Refrain A contented mind it is most rare, / If we serve the Lord and stand in fear. [with variation]
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