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Printed for John Hose, over-against Staples-Inn in Holburn, neer Grays-Inn-lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V32657

Title: Londons praise, or, The glory of the city

First Line: Of all the songs that e're was penn'd

Tune: London is a brave town

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  King and subjects

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
46C1318: Horse in motion
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)
43A42: Triumphal entry and public reception, pageant, 'entrée solennelle', 'joyeuse entrée'

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C1318: Horse in motion
44B152: Royal household; courtiers, retinue, train
44B192: Sceptre, staff (symbol of sovereignty)
43A42: Triumphal entry and public reception, pageant, 'entrée solennelle', 'joyeuse entrée'


Shelfmark: 4o Rawl. 566(140)

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