Document ReferencePw V 43/35 (pp 160-65)
TitleMS poem, entitled 'A Merry Ballad On Prince Perkin', not ascribed; n.d.
Date1683 (c)
Content DescriptionA full description of the volume in which this appears can be found under the reference Pw V 43.
Text consists of ten 9-line verses.

This poem is an answer to the song 'Old Rowley the King' and concerns Monmouth from 25th Nov 1683 up to his return to court and disfavour on 7th Dec. Written prior to his flight to the continent in early 1684.
Title Of WorkA Merry Ballad On Prince Perkin
First Line of PoemOur Rebell Party of late
Last Line of PoemAnd Whigs shall merrily sing
Physical DescriptionFor details of the physical evidence (paper, watermarks, binding etc) of the volume in which this item appears see the entry for Pw V 43.
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library:
Publication NotePOAS, III (1968), pp 484-489

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA72903Scott; James (1649-1685); Duke of Monmouth; natural son of Charles II1649-1685
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