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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


[J. Paul] and Co., Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials, and 35 Hanover Street, Portsea


Harding B 11(2952) is another issue


Ballad - Roud Number: 2498

Title: Parson Brown's sheep

First Line: Not long ago, in our town

Notes:  Verse and prose.

Themes:  Sheep

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33B9: Flight, running away; pursuing
41C711(+5): Wine ~ alcoholic drinks (+ foodstuffs in other container, e.g.: barrel, can, cask, tin, etc.)
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
42F6: Little household accidents
47I212: Pig
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
11P33: Organizational aspects ~ episcopal Protestant churches, e.g. Anglicans
41C2411: Wine-cellar
34D: Control and eradication of injurious animals

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q73123: Baptism ~ Protestant service


Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2951)

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