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The skilful doctor of Glocester-shire, Or, A new way to take physick : this ditty doth concern a country farmer, who lay with his maid, not thinking to harm her : but the poor wench, was by her master vil'd, first tempt to sin, and after got with child : but by the doctors skill, her honest dame, excus'd her husband, and sav'd her maid from blame : the doctor he hath medicines in store, to cure all sorts of folks, both rich and poor : the tune is, Beds making.

The skilful doctor of Glocester-shire, Or, A new way to take physick : this ditty doth concern a country farmer, who lay with his maid, not thinking to harm her : but the poor wench, was by her master vil'd, first tempt to sin, and after got with child : but by the doctors skill, her honest dame, excus'd her husband, and sav'd her maid from blame : the doctor he hath medicines in store, to cure all sorts of folks, both rich and poor : the tune is, Beds making.

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Date: between 1663 and 1674?]
Publisher: Printed for F[rancis]. Coles, T[homas]. Vere, and J[ohn]. Wright?,
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Description:
Imprint from Wing.
Verse - "A country farmer as 'tis said,".
BEIN 2000 Folio 6 278: Imperfect: mutilated at bottom; large portion of text and imprint wanting; mounted to 30 x 42 cm.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : 5 ill. (woodcuts) ; 23 x 36 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 11175201
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