Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1674 and 1679


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



Title: The downfal of William Grismond; or, A lamentable murther by him committed at Lainterdine ... the 12 of March, 1650

First Line: O come you wilfull young-men

Tune: Where is my love

Themes:  Seduction and abandonmentExecutionsMurder - 17th century

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25H15: Forest, wood
44G511: Murderer
31E234632: Violent death by dagger, knife
44G5111: Murder

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45(+3): Warfare; military affairs (+ naval force)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44G35: Body of the executed displayed in public
31E2355: Violent death by hanging


Shelfmark: 4o Rawl. 566(180)

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