EBBA ID: 30951

British Library - Roxburghe 2.466
 
The true Lovers Admonition. / Of all the Colours in the world, / the black hair is the best, / Though fair & brown may be well curl'd / yet black exceeds the rest: / That is the colour I do prize, / and love beyond all measure, / She that hath black Hair and black eyes, / esteem her as a treasure.
Date Published 1672-1696 ?
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Imprint Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner.
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Collection British Library - Roxburghe
Page 2.466
Location British Library
Shelfmark C.20.f.8.466
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Title The true Lovers Admonition. / Of all the Colours in the world, / the black hair is the best, / Though fair & brown may be well curl'd / yet black exceeds the rest: / That is the colour I do prize, / and love beyond all measure, / She that hath black Hair and black eyes, / esteem her as a treasure.
Tune Imprint The Tune is, So Sweet is the Lass that Loves me,
First Lines YOu pretty little young men all, / come listen to my Ditty,
Refrain that willingly will take it. [with variation]
Condition
Ornament