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A treatise on the hair: Shewing Its Generation. Means of its Preservation. Causes of its Decay. How to recover it when lost. What occasions its different Colours; with the probable Means to alter it from one Colour to another. Its most proper Management in different Climates, and in all the Stages, and Circumstances of Life. also a description of the most fashionable methods of dressing ladies and gentlemens hair, both Natural and Artificial. With An Essay on Dress in General, Address'd to the Ladies of Great-Britain. By David Ritchie, Hair-Dresser, Perfumer, &c.
- Ritchie, David, Hair-dresser.
- MDCC.LXX. 
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London : printed for the author; and sold by him, at his shop in Rupert-Street, two Doors from Coventry-Street, Haymarket., MDCC.LXX. 
viii,102p. ; 8⁰.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.