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London: Printed and sold by L. How, in Petticoat Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 3990

Title: Robin Hood's golden prize: Shewing how he robed two priests of five hundred pounds

First Line: I have heard talk of Robin Hood

Tune: Robin Hood was a tall young man

Authors:  Price, Laurence, 1628-1680

Notes:  For author attribution see Wood 401(40)


ESTC: T45172

Subjects:  Robin Hood (legendary character)

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
46C1318: Horse in motion
43C11: Hunting, chase
81(ROBIN HOOD): Literary cycle (with NAME of CYCLE)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
11P3: Organization, functionaries and dignitaries in churches and in related institutions

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
11P31521: Monk(s), friar(s)

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
82A(ROBIN HOOD): Male literary characters (with NAME)
31A22611: Blood
11P31521: Monk(s), friar(s)
49G34: Bleeding, blood-letting, e.g.: with the aid of cupping-glasses


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 3(121a)

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