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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1662 and 1691

Imprint:

Printed for J. Conyers at the black Raven in Duck-lane



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Ballad - Roud Number: V32251

Title: The poor peoples complaint of the unconscionable brokers and talley-men

First Line: Will you hear how the rich do oppress the poor

Tune: This is the cause that the land complains

Themes:  Tallymen


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A2512(+81): Arm stretched forward (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
41D222(RUFF): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A35: Conversation, dialogue; conversation piece
46A14: Farmers
31B6235(+81): Speaking (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.23(102)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:353


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