EBBA ID: 36050

Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads 2.3
 
Good Counsell for young VVooers: / Shewing the Way, the Meanes, and the Skill, / To wooe any Mayden, be she what she will: / Then all young Men that are minded to wooe, / Come heare this new Ballad, and buy't ere you goe.
Date Published 1623-1661 ?
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Imprint Printed at London for F.G.
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Collection Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads
Page 2.3
Location Manchester Central Library
Shelfmark BR f 821.04 B49
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    TitleGood Counsell for young VVooers: / Shewing the Way, the Meanes, and the Skill, / To wooe any Mayden, be she what she will: / Then all young Men that are minded to wooe, / Come heare this new Ballad, and buy't ere you goe.The second part,
    Tune ImprintTo a dainty new tune, or else it may be / Sung to the tune of Pretty Bessee.To the same tune.
    First LinesCOme all you young Pupils, that yet haue no skill, / In wooing to get a fine Lasses good will,HAue her to weddings, playes, and merry meetings, / Where she may notice take of Louers greetings,
    RefrainIf you will wooe a wench with a blacke brow, / Accept of my Counsell, and Ile tell you how: / You must kisse her, and coll her vntill she doth yield, / A faint-hearted Souldier will neuer winne Field. [with variation]Then if you will wooe a wench with a black brow, / Accept of my counsell, and Ile tell you how: / You must kisse her and coll her vntill she doth yield, / For a faint-hearted souldier will neuer winne Field. [with variation]
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