Item #39905 LOVELY NANCY. Maritime Song Slip.


[Manchester]: Swindells, Printer, (n. d.). Ca. Mid 1800s. Single sheet, printed recto only. Small woodcut engraving to top of songster. 10-1/4" x 3-3/8". Buff printed paper. Now housed in a clear archival mylar sleeve. Trimmed close to wording on left edge, paper worn and age-toned. Faint crease to bottom right corner, an about VG example. Item #39905

"Adieu, my lovely Nancy, ten thousand times adieu,/ I'm going to cross the ocean to seek for something new;/ Come change your ring with me, my dear come change your ring with me,/ As that will be a token when I am on the sea."

No institutional holdings found on OCLC. Rare.

Price: $100.00

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