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Title The London taylors misfortune, or, Cut-Beard-Harding chous'd by a country lass : who he pickt up in the street, and invited to the tavern, where he intended to have left her in pawn for the reckoning, but he being soon drunk dropt asleep, at which opportunity she march'd off with a new suit of cloaths which he was carrying home to a gentleman : together with six-pence-half-penny-farthing, which is hop'd will be a warning to all taylors how they meddle with women as they walk the streets : to the tune of, Four-pence-half-penny-farthing.

Published [London] : Printed for J. Back, at the Black-Boy on London-bridge, [between 1685 and 1688]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations
monochrome rdacc
Series Early English books online.
Notes Date range and place of publication suggested by Wing (2nd ed.).
"This may be printed, R.P."
First line: A damsel came to London town.
Text in 4 columns with woodcuts at top.
Reproduction of original in: National Library of Scotland--Crawford Collections.
Wing (2nd ed.), L2909.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English Books, 1641-1700 ; 3009:5) s1999 miun s.
Subject Ballads -- England -- 17th century.
Broadsides -- England -- 17th century.
Variant Title Cut-Beard-Harding chous'd by a country lass.
London tailors misfortune.
Other uniform title Four-pence-half-penny-farthing.
Local subject Internet access