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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1674 and 1679


Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: V1988

Title: A lesson for all true Christians

First Line: All you whose minds be high & heavenly bent

Tune: Letter for a Christian family

Authors:  C., J.

Notes:  An alphabet.

Themes:  Religion

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q21: One person praying
31AA233: Kneeling figure - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31F11: Death's head, skull (symbol of Death)
25I12: Prospect of city, town panorama, silhouette of city
11A3: God's wrath
25I1451: Bridge in city across river, canal, etc.
73G132: John's letter to Smyrna
61I(CIVIL WAR): Names of historical events and situations (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A233: Kneeling figure
11Q21: One person praying

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A122(PRINCE OF WALES)3: Armorial bearing, heraldry (with NAME of family) - device, motto


Shelfmark: 4o Rawl. 566(99)

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