Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1672 and 1696


Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in West Smithfield


The speeches in the first illustration read: \"My book you see, Remember me\" ... \"Then the Old cause, We will set free\". The speech in the second illustration reads: \"Remember the good old cause\"


Ballad - Roud Number: V28106

Title: The Whig rampant: or, Exaltation

First Line: Now now the Tories all shall stoop

Tune: Hey boys up go we

Notes:  Originally written by Francis Quarles, but added to by Tom D'Urfey and others


ESTC: R2621

Themes:  Politics and government - 17th centuryExclusion bill, 1680-1681

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A34: Person addressing a group, orator
46A7: Crowd, mob
31B6235(+81): Speaking (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
46B22: Wandering or travelling merchant
49G91: Quack, charlatan, mountebank, 'saltimbanco'
46B16: Auction sale, public sale
46D2: Distributing pamphlets

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A775: Wooden container: barrel, cask, bucket
11Q733: Preaching (in general)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
46A7: Crowd, mob
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd


Shelfmark: Don. b.13(104)

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