Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1672 and 1696


Printed for P. Brooksby, at the Golden Ball in Pye-Corner, near West-Smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V14191

Title: The princely triumph: or England's joy in the birth of the young prince of Wales: born on the 10th. of June, 1688

First Line: Let England rejoyce and all sorrows expell

Tune: Packington's pound

Subjects:  James, Prince of Wales, 1688-1766

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
41C7111: Glass of wine
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
41B313: Candlestick
49M31: Single printed leaf: broadsheet, leaflet
41C7112: Bottle of wine

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.
43C55: Dice-games

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42F51: Maid ~ house personnel
42A3: Mother and baby or young child
41A7612: Bed with tester
42A252: Baby in swaddling clothes
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
42A2: Confinement, birth


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(56)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:251

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