A SONG AGAINST BORES. MAKE WE MERY BOTHE MORE AND LASSE : FOR NOW YS THETYME OF CRYSTYMAS.

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Clare Romano

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A Song Against Bores. Make we mery bothe more and lasse : For now ys thetyme of Crystymas.

Woodcut, undated, circa 1960's.
Paper size 9 5/8 x 14 1/8" (246 x 358 mm).
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 83387
Price: $90.00
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Type set text continues, "Let no man cum into this hall, ; Grome, page, nor yer marshall, : But that sum sport he brying withall; : For now ys the tyme of Crystymas! : yiff that he say he can not sing, : Some order sport then let him bring, : That yt may please at thys festyng; : For now ys the tyme of Crystymas! : Yiff he say he can nowght do, : Then for my love aske hym no mo, : But to the stokkis then lett hym go; : For now ys the tyme of Crystymas! Balliol MS.: Commonplace Book of Richard Hill, 1500-35." 20th Century Subjects , Holidays , Artist Made Cards

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