Poetica Erotica; A Collection Of Rare And Curious Amatory Verse Volume 1 by Thomas Robert Smith

Poetica Erotica; A Collection Of Rare And Curious Amatory Verse Volume 1

byThomas Robert Smith

Paperback | October 12, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ...woman's will. STREET SONGS (By Beaumont & Fletcher. From The Loyal Subject) JNC1ENT Broom, broom, the boony broom!-/3 Come, buy my birchen broom! I' th' wars we have no more room, Buy all my bonny broom! For a kiss take two; If those will not do, For a little, little pleasure, Take all my whole treasure: If all these will not do't, Take the broom-man to boot. Broom, broom, the bonny broom! 1 Soldier. The wars are done and gone, And soldiers, now neglected, pedlars are. Come, maidens, come along, For I can shew your handsome, handsome ware; Powders for the head, And drinks for your bed, To make ye blithe and bonny; As well in the night We soldiers can fight, And please a young wench as any. a Soldier. I have fine potatoes, Ripe potatoes! 3 Soldier. Will ye buy any honesty? come away, I sell it openly by day; I bring no forced light, nor no candle To cozen ye; come buy and handle: This will shew the great man good, The tradesman where he swears and lies, Each lady of a noble blood, The city dame to rule her eyes. Ye're rich men now: Come buy, and then I'll make ye richer, honest men. 4 Soldier. Have ye any crack'd maidenheads, to new-leach or mend? Have ye any old maidenheads to sell or change? Bring 'em to me, with a little pretty gin, I'll clout 'em, I'll mend 'em, I'll knock in a pin, Shall make 'em as good maids again, As ever they have been. 1 Soldier. If your daughters on their beds, Have bowed or crack'd their maidenheads; If, in a coach, with too much tumbling, They chance to cry, fy, fo, what fumbling! If her foot slip, and down fall she, And break her leg above the knee; The one and thirtieth of February let this be ta'en, And they shall be arrant maids again. A SONG (By Beaumont & Fletcher. From Va!eatlaian) NOW the lusty spring...

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Title:Poetica Erotica; A Collection Of Rare And Curious Amatory Verse Volume 1Format:PaperbackDimensions:110 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.23 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217742610

ISBN - 13:9780217742610

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