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Title: Good admonition. Or Keep thy head on thy shoulders, and I will keepe mine

First Line: Though Wenthworth's beheaded

Tune: Merrily and cherrily

Authors:  Lookes, John

Notes:  Noted in H. Rollins, Cavalier and Puritan (1923).


ESTC: R216265

Subjects:  Strafford, Thomas Wentworth

Themes:  Civil war, 1642-1649Executions - 17th century1641

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46C1462: Spur

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
25G41(ROSE): Flowers: rose
46C1462: Spur
25G41(LILY): Flowers: lily
25G41(THISTLE): Flowers (with NAME)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
43B31: Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc.


Shelfmark: Ashm. H 23(8)

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