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Publish'd May 1st, 1811 by J. Pitts No. 14 Gt. St. Andrews St. 7 Dials London


An engraving. Harding B 21(45) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17127

Title: The sorrows of Werter

First Line: When Werter fair Charlotte beheld

Subjects:  Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832


IconClass Codes:
49M32: Book
41D132: Fashionable woman, 'belle'
42E31: Grave, tomb
52B11: Contemplation
82A(WERTHER): Male literary characters (with NAME)
83(GOETHE, Sorrows of young Werther): (scenes from) specific works of literature (with AUTHOR, Title)


Shelfmark: Harding B 12(103)

Notes:  Cropped along top edge. The illustration is coloured.

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