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The delights of the bottle, or, The town-gallants declaration for women and wine : being a description of a town-bred gentleman, with all his intreagus, pleasure, company, humour, and conversations : gallants, from faults he cannot be exempt, who doth a task so difficult attempt : I know I shall not hit your features right, 'tis hard to imitate in black and whight, some lines were drawn by a more skilful hand, and which they were you'l quickly understand, excuse me therefore if I do you wrong, I did but make a ballad of a song : to a most admirable new tune, every where much in request.

The delights of the bottle, or, The town-gallants declaration for women and wine : being a description of a town-bred gentleman, with all his intreagus, pleasure, company, humour, and conversations : gallants, from faults he cannot be exempt, who doth a task so difficult attempt : I know I shall not hit your features right, 'tis hard to imitate in black and whight, some lines were drawn by a more skilful hand, and which they were you'l quickly understand, excuse me therefore if I do you wrong, I did but make a ballad of a song : to a most admirable new tune, every where much in request.

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Delights of the bottle
Creator: Shadwell, Thomas, 1642?-1692
Date: [1675]
Publisher: Printed for P[hilip]. Brooksby, at the Golden ball, near the Hospital-gate, in West-Smithfield,
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Description:
The first two stanzas were written originally by Thomas Shadwell for his opera Psyche, in 1675"--NUC pre-1956.
Verse - "The delights of the bottle, & the charms of good wine".
Place, date of publication, and publisher's name from Wing.
BEIN 2000 Folio 6 133: Mounted to 30 x 42 cm.
Physical Description:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : 2 ill. (woodcuts) ; 23 x 34 cm.
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Object ID: 11175046
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