Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1640 and 1665


[London, Printed for William Gilbertson at the Bible in Giltspur-street]


Ballad - Roud Number: V3184

Title: Your humble servant madam. Being the flattering courtier, or, The cheating lover

First Line: I am a blade


ESTC: R234865

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
41D263: Walking-stick, staff

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
41D261: Handkerchief

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A621: Pergola
49M32: Book
92D18(BOW): Attributes of Cupid: bow
92D19164: Cupids together with attributes of the arts, sciences, etc.
33C93: Garden of Love, court of Love, 'fĂȘte galante'
43B42: Park


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 2(260b)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped bottom edge

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