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An easie way to tame a shrew, or, The young plow-man's frollick : he that a shrew would gladly tame, example take here by the same : as in this ditty you may find, fair words doth please a womans mind : and all good wives where e're you be, pray listen well to this ditty : to please you all I know not how, but yet I say, God speed the plow : to a delightful new tune, or, The collier of Croydon had coles to sell.

An easie way to tame a shrew, or, The young plow-man's frollick : he that a shrew would gladly tame, example take here by the same : as in this ditty you may find, fair words doth please a womans mind : and all good wives where e're you be, pray listen well to this ditty : to please you all I know not how, but yet I say, God speed the plow : to a delightful new tune, or, The collier of Croydon had coles to sell.

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Easie way to tame a shrew
Date: [between 1670 and 1696]
Publisher: Printed for P[hilip]. Brooksby, at the Golden-Ball near the Hospital-gate, in West-Smithfield,
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Verse - "Be merry all you that be here,".
Place, date of publication, and publisher's name from Wing.
Caption title for the second part: The second part, to the same tune. Shewing, how the old man married his daughter to this young-man. And how the young-man dealt with his cross-grain'd wife, yet after liv'd a sweet contented life.
BEIN 2000 Folio 6 131: Mounted to 30 x 42 cm.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : 4 ill. (woodcuts) ; 22 x 34 cm.
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Object ID: 11175044
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