Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1663 and 1674


Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Douce Ballads 2(161b) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V8040

Title: A new ballad, shewing how a prince of England loved the kings daughter of France

First Line: In the days of old

Tune: Crimson velvet

Authors:  Deloney, Thomas, 1543-1600


ESTC: R235552

Subjects:  FranceHenry III, King of France, 1551-1589

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
61B2(Henry III, King of France, 1551-1589): Historical person (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D221(+44): Head-gear (+ feathers used for clothes)
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
41D262: Fan
31A25552(+82): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A124: Knight
46C13161: Saddle and bridle (saddlery)
46C13185: Rearing (horse in motion)


Shelfmark: Wood 401(119)

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