Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1672 and 1696


Printed for Phil. Brooksby at the Golden Ball in West smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V11278

Title: The loving chamber-maid or, Vindication of a departed maidenhead

First Line: Shut the door after me


ESTC: R228351

Themes:  Virginity

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42A411: Cradle, crib
31A611: Chamber-pot
42B741: Father and child(ren), man and child(ren) (family group)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
41D9: (showing oneself) undressed, quasi-nude


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 1(122b)

Notes:  Tune title in MS: Sett thee downe by me

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