Broadside Ballads Online

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London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke, 1675


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32734

Title: A pleasant new song of two Valentines, and their loves

First Line: Good morrow Valentine

Tune: Did you see Nan today

2nd Ballad

Title: A proper new ballad, intituled Iepha judge of Israel

First Line: I read that many years ago

Themes:  Jephthah (Biblical judge)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
41D921: 'décolleté'
41D262: Fan
41A43: Floor-covering

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71C13131: When Abraham has his hand raised to kill Isaac, God or the hand of God restrains Abraham's hand


Shelfmark: 4o Rawl. 566(123)

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