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Magdalene College - Pepys 3.149
 
The Ladies Delight: / OR, / Narcissus his Love-Flower. / A pleasant and delightful new Ditty, / Made by a Lover, for Ladies so Witty; / When to Venus Sports they please to resort, / To pull sweet Flowers, that yields the best sport.
Date Published 1678-1688 ?
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Imprint London, Printed for W. Thackeray, T. Passenger, and W. Whitwood.
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Collection Magdalene College - Pepys
Page 3.149
Location Pepys Library
Shelfmark Pepys Ballads 3.149
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TitleThe Ladies Delight: / OR, / Narcissus his Love-Flower. / A pleasant and delightful new Ditty, / Made by a Lover, for Ladies so Witty; / When to Venus Sports they please to resort, / To pull sweet Flowers, that yields the best sport.The second Part,
Tune ImprintTo the Tune of, Narcissus come kisse us, &c.to the same Tune
First LinesAS I was walking I cannot tell when, / nor I cannot tell whither,AT length he did put in this pretty fine toy / in I cannot tell where below,
RefrainBut Uirgins I think; for they cry'd / Narcissus come kisse us, and love us beside. {with variations}
Album Page1/2 sheet oblong folio, ?205 x 330
Conditiondamaged surface
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