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Ballad - Roud Number: V20542

Title: Monmouth routed. Together, with his promise and resolution to return again

First Line: Now the fatal fight is over

Tune: The soldiers' departure

Subjects:  Monmouth, James Scott, duke of, 1649-1685

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45D311: Commander-in-chief, general, marshal

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45D312: Officer
45C14(PIKE): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): pike

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
46C512: Departure ~ travelling
44B1511: Queen, empress, etc. (wife of a ruler)
44F63: Exile (of old government or its adherents)


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(71)

Notes:  Photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:239

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