Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1671 and 1704


Printed for J. Deacon, at the Angel in Guiltspur-street


The city in the third illustration is identified as: Bristol


Ballad - Roud Number: V9396

Title: The brave boys of Bristol

First Line: Brave Bristol boys, where e're you be

Tune: Hey boys up go we


ESTC: R230879

Subjects:  Bristol (England)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43C1147: Hunting dogs
41C5: Celebration meal, feast, banquet
43C111241: Stag-hunting
11H(HUBERT)11: The hunter Hubert(us), bishop of Maastricht and Li├Ęge; possible attributes: hounds, hunting horn, key, stag with crucifix, (bishop's) stole - male saint as patron, protector, intercessor

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92D1916: Cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 1(19a)

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