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The mariner's delight, or, The seaman's seaven wives : being a pleasant new song : shewing how a seaman call'd Anthony courted a young maid whose name is Susan, in London : and (with great difficulty) gain'd her affection : notwithstanding he had seaven wives, all alive at that time : and at last was discovered, to the great advantage and satisfaction of the vertuous maid and all her relations : from which every woman, widow and maid may learn how to be wary, and cautions [sic] in their courting : to the tune of, Hail to the mirtle shades.

The mariner's delight, or, The seaman's seaven wives : being a pleasant new song : shewing how a seaman call'd Anthony courted a young maid whose name is Susan, in London : and (with great difficulty) gain'd her affection : notwithstanding he had seaven wives, all alive at that time : and at last was discovered, to the great advantage and satisfaction of the vertuous maid and all her relations : from which every woman, widow and maid may learn how to be wary, and cautions [sic] in their courting : to the tune of, Hail to the mirtle shades.

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Mariner's delight
Date: [1685?]
Publisher: Printed for J[oshua]. Conyers at the Raven in Duck-lain,
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Description:
Verse - "My dearest I must to the sea;".
Place of publication and publisher's name from Wing.
Wing gives range of dates: 1682-1688; date from ESTC.
BEIN 2000 Folio 6 6: Mounted to 30 x 43 cm.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : 3 ill. (woodcuts) ; 22 x 34 cm.
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