EBBA ID: 21686

Magdalene College - Pepys 4.19
 
The Devonshire Damsels / FROLLICK. / BEING / An Account of nine or ten fair Maidens; who went one Evening lately, to / wash themselves in a pleasant River, where they were discovered by seve- / ral Young men being their familliar acquaintances who took a way their / Gowns and Petticoats, with their Smocks and Wine with good Chear; lea- / ving them a while in a most melancholly condition.
Date Published 1685-1688
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby. at the Golden Ball in Pye-corner.
License This may be printed. R. P.
Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 4.19
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 4.19
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  Part 1
Title The Devonshire Damsels / FROLLICK. / BEING / An Account of nine or ten fair Maidens; who went one Evening lately, to / wash themselves in a pleasant River, where they were discovered by seve- / ral Young men being their familliar acquaintances who took a way their / Gowns and Petticoats, with their Smocks and Wine with good Chear; lea- / ving them a while in a most melancholly condition.
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First Lines TOm & William with Ned and Ben, in all they were about nine or ten; near a tickling / River endeavour To see a most delicate sight for Men, nine young Maidens they knew it
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Album Page 1/2 sheet oblong folio, 210 x 317
Condition cropped left edge, torn top edge
Ornament cast fleurons