Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1624 and 1640


Printed at London for H.G.


Ballad - Roud Number: V32749

Title: Whipping cheare. Or the wofull lamentations of the three sisters in the Spittle

First Line: Come you fatall sisters three

Tune: Hemp and flax

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
47H313: Spinning-wheel
47H31: Spinning (manufacture of yarn)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41D23321: Boots
46C1462: Spur
47H5341: Fulling ~ cloth finishing
47D8(HAMMER): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: hammer


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(19)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:208-209.

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