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Ballad - Roud Number: V14022

Title: Mary, the maid of the green

First Line: If beauty doth love to the bosom convey

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
47I2112: Cow
41AA171: Barn - AA - civic architecture: inside

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44D4: Official; civil servant; functionary (in general)
46A131: Bourgeoisie, middle class, citizens, burghers
31A231(+3): Standing figure (+ sideview, profile)
44B197: Mantle, gown, dress (symbol of sovereignty)
32A21: Fat (human type)
31A5331: Wig
41C10: Gastronomy, the art of eating and drinking
41C312: Fork
41C311: Table-knife


Shelfmark: Harding B 15(192a)

Notes:  The illustrations and the text are separately printed items. Slip

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