Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1658 and 1664


Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and W Gilbertson


Ballad - Roud Number: V4091

Title: A pleasant song of the valiant deeds of chivalry, atchieved by noble knight, Sir Guy of Warwick

First Line: Was ever knight, for ladies sake

Tune: Was ever man


ESTC: R187091

Subjects:  Guy of Warwick (Legendary character)

Themes:  Crusaders

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
45C22: Armour
45C221: Helmet
46C1318: Horse in motion
25F23(LION): Beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion
82A(Guy of Warwick, legendary character): Male literary characters (with NAME)
25F24(BOAR)(+33): Hoofed animals: boar (+ head of an animal)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
49N: Reading
33C232: (lovers) kissing each other
11Q621: Pilgrim(s)
82A(Guy of Warwick, legendary character): Male literary characters (with NAME)
11Q624: Pilgrim's dress and attributes, e.g. flask, hat, mantle, staff
11Q6251: (oyster) shell ~ attribute of pilgrim(s)
11Q331: Anchorite, hermit
25H119: Cave, grotto
25H216: Waterfall


Shelfmark: Wood 401(3)

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