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Pubd. as the Act directs, Sep. 4th 1786 by C. Sheppard No. 19 Lambeth Hill, Doctors Commons, London [and] Sold by J. Pitts, Great Saint Andrew St.


An engraving.


Ballad - Roud Number: V11237

Title: Lovely nymph

First Line: Lovely nymph asswage my anguish

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
92D1916: Cupids: 'amores', 'amoretti', 'putti'
46C24(BARK): Sailing-ship, sailing-boat (with NAME)
42D111: Man kneeling before his beloved (proposing)
41D132: Fashionable woman, 'belle'
48C514: Picture, painting

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45C9: Military music

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
45C9: Military music


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(57)

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.

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