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Edition - Bod23560

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1683 and 1706

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare, at the Sign of the Looking-Glass on London-Bridge

Notes:  The second cut bears the initials: I.M.

Ballad - Roud Number: V6105

Title: Advice to the maidens of London: to forsake their fantastical top-knots

First Line: Now you young females that follows the mode

Tune: Ye ladies of London


ESTC: R213922

Themes:  Fashions

Douce Ballads 1(1a)

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Douce Ballads 1(8b)

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Edition - Bod23917

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1683 and 1706

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare at the Looking-glass on London-Bridge

Notes:  The fourth illustration bears the initials: R.I.


Title: The weavers request. Or, their just complaint against the rude rabble, that revile against the gentile mode now in fashion

First Line: We the brave weavers of ancient renown

Tune: Ladies of London


ESTC: R231927

Themes:  Fashions

Douce Ballads 2(238b)

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Edition - Bod24309

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1795]

Imprint: Sold, Wholesale and Retail, at no. 34, Clerkenwell Green; and under Bartholomew Gate, Smithfield

Ballad - Roud Number: V18659

Title: New fashions; or A puff at the guinea pigs

First Line: Good people all attend to me, I'll sing a merry tale, sir

Tune: Bow, wow, wow


ESTC: T39841

Themes:  Fashions

Douce Prints S 9(p. 166/2)

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