Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1624 and 1640


Imprinted at London for H. Gosson



Title: A country new jigge betweene Simon and Susan

First Line: Simon. O mine owne sweet heart

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C221: Helmet
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A16: The rich
41D132: Fashionable woman, 'belle'
41D262: Fan
41D211: Dress, gown
41D222(STANDING BAND): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31D16: Old man
41D212: Coat, cape
49C3: Scholar, philosopher

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
23T25: Medieval history, middle ages (historical epoch)
48C162: Arch, archivolt ~ architecture
11HH: Female saints


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(77)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:260-261. Reference: STC 2256.

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