Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1658 and 1664


Viewing: Wood 401(47)

Sheet Notes:  On the reverse, in Wood's hand, is a note of Sir Philip Sidney's Defence of Poesie referring to The Battle of Chevy Chase. On a slip attached to p. 46, Wood has listed historical sources consulted in reference to the battle. Wood 402(30, 31) is another issue.

Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: A memoriable [sic] song on the unhappy hunting in Chevy Chase between Earle Piercy of England and Earle Dowglas of Scoland [sic]

First Line: God prosper long our noble king

Tune: Flying fame


ESTC: R217900

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