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Edition - Bod23740

Imprint Names:  Thackeray, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1688 and 1689

Imprint: Printed for W. Thackeray near the Crown Tavern in Duck-Lane

Ballad - Roud Number: V6917

Title: The married wives complaint. Or, The hasty bride repents her bargain

First Line: I am a poor married wife God knows

Tune: Come off my mother sirrah, sirrah


ESTC: R233310

Themes:  Domestic violence

Douce Ballads 2(144b)

Notes:  Sheet divided

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