Broadside Ballads Online

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This may be the Sheppard issue of 1787 or the Pitts issue of 1811


Ballad - Roud Number: V14106

Title: The castle-builder

First Line: How poorly your projectors fare


IconClass Codes:
33C4211: 'la cruche cassée' (loss of virginity symbolized)
47I22311: Milkmaid
41A542: Gate, entrance
47I2112: Cow
31A2723: Climbing
33C86: Woman-chaser


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(11)

Notes:  An engraving. Imprint cropped; see Harding B 12(12) and Harding B 12(30)

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