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Imprint Names:

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Newcastle upon Tyne: Printed and Sold by T. Saint


Ballad - Roud Number: V6890

Title: Cupid's courtisie: or, The young gallant foil'd at his own weapon

First Line: Through the cool shady woods

Authors:  P., J.


ESTC: T34480

Themes:  Pastoral

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B11(+51): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ head (and shoulders) (portrait))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92D152: Cupid handling his weapons
92C48(FLAMING HEART): Attributes of Venus (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 3(19a)

Notes:  On reverse: Westminster Races, 1768 [an election broadside, containing a speech by John Wilkes]

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