EBBA ID: 36077

Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads 1.20
 
The Maids Chastity that is troubled in mind, / Against Young-mens unconstancy, who proveth unkind: / She gives warning to all Maidens that are in the Row, / To take heed of false young men wheresoere they goe,
Date Published 1640-1674 ?
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Imprint London, Printed for Richard Burton at the sign of the Horshooe in Smithfield.
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Collection Manchester Central Library - Blackletter Ballads
Page 1.20
Location Manchester Central Library
Shelfmark BR f 821.04 B49
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     Part 1Part 2
    TitleThe Maids Chastity that is troubled in mind, / Against Young-mens unconstancy, who proveth unkind: / She gives warning to all Maidens that are in the Row, / To take heed of false young men wheresoere they goe,The second part
    Tune ImprintTo a pleasant new Tune.to the same tune.
    First LinesYOu young Maids that would live (chary / And live single and not marry,YOung=men they be much blinded. / Onely to know a Maidens mind,
    RefrainFor the Maid is the best that lies alone. [with variation]The Maid is the best that lies alone. [with variation]
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