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Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1683 and 1706

Notes:

The second cut bears the initials: I.M.


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Viewing: Douce Ballads 1(1a)

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

References:

ESTC: R213922

Themes:  Fashions


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31B6213(+81): Looking sideways (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A2221: Boudoir
31AA51111: Reflection (in a mirror) - AA - (for) women



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