Upon Apparel

Original Text: 
J. B., A Book for Boys and Girls: or, Country Rhimes for Children (London: N. P., 1686): 18. PR 3329 D1 1686a Robarts Library.
XVI. Upon Apparel.
1God gave us Cloaths to hide our Nakedness,
2And we by them, do it expose to View.
3Our Pride, and unclean Minds, to an excess,
4By our Apparel we to others shew.
Publication Start Year: 
1686
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
RPO 1999.
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