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Printed and Sold at the Printing Office, in Stonecutter- Street, Fleet Market


Ballad - Roud Number: V319

Title: The faithless captain, or, the Betrayed virgin

First Line: All you young maidens fair, pray a while draw near


ESTC: T206175

Themes:  Women sailorsLove, unfortunate

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA5111: Looking in the mirror; contemplation of own beauty - AA - (for) women
11R512: (woman) looking in a mirror ~ scene symbolizing 'Vanitas'
31AA4561: Merman - AA - mermaid, siren
25H2311: Wave
31AA5311: Comb, brush and other tools (care of the hair) - AA - ~ women

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C24(SHIP)(+63): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME) (+ under way, at sea (~ travelling))


Shelfmark: Harding B 1(29)

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