Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1711 and 1732


Printed by and for T. Norris, at the Looking-glass on London- bridge. And sold by J. Walter


Ballad - Roud Number: V9799

Title: An excellent ballad of that most dreadful combate, fought between Moore of Moore-hall, and the dragon of Wantley

First Line: Old stories tell how Hercules


ESTC: T192225

Themes:  Scatology


IconClass Codes:
33B9: Flight, running away; pursuing
44B113: King
11P31521: Monk(s), friar(s)
34F13: Animal killing man
25FF232: Chimera (lion/goat/snake); 'Chimera' (Ripa)


Shelfmark: Harding B 4(66)

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