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Printed and Sold at No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard


Ballad - Roud Number: V477

Title: The unhappy lady of Hackney

First Line: You youthful charming lady's fair


ESTC: T50428

Themes:  AdulteryChildbirthCovent Garden (London, England)IncestExhumation

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C21: Courting
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
49M32: Book
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
31A2545(+81): Gripping someone by the shoulder (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42E141: Coffin
11Q73121: Sermon ~ Protestant service
11Q713: Interior of church
41B311: Chandelier, candelabrum
42E2: Funerary ceremonial
11Q75711: Choir (in church)


Shelfmark: Harding B 6(82)

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