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Ballad - Roud Number: V8039

Title: The king and the northern man

First Line: To drive away the weary day

Tune: The slut

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656


ESTC: N70836

Themes:  Books and readingLawyersCourt and courtiersLetter-writingKing and subjects

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
31A2711: Walking
46A14: Farmers
46C513: 'en route', traveller under way
41D263: Walking-stick, staff
46B46: Contract of sale

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44B113: King
61B2(GEORGE I?): Historical person (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Douce Ballads 3(50a)

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