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London; Printed for the Sawcy Bell-man



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Ballad

Title: The conceited bell-man: or the Sawcy servant

First Line: The bell-men that walk in the weather


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A33: Window
46D1: Oral spreading of news, town crier
46E521: Bell ~ acoustic signalling

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2518(+81): Hand on the hip (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231: Standing figure
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood
41D263: Walking-stick, staff

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
31A231: Standing figure
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure
48C161: Column, pillar ~ architecture
31A2536(+81): Hand(s) towards the mouth (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.23(7)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads, IV:262


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