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Printed at London for H.G.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9939

Title: The tragedy of doctor Lambe, the great suposed coniurer

First Line: Neighbours sease to mone

Tune: Gallants come away

Authors:  Parker, Martin, d. 1656

Subjects:  Lambe, John, d. 1628

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11K2: Devils in the form of (fabulous) animals
49M32: Book
41A251: Study; 'studiolo'; library
49C3: Scholar, philosopher
11D12: The cross ~ symbols of Christ
13B52: Devil forcing a pact upon those who made him appear while standing in a magic circle
13B51: Evoking the devil or demons
49E122: Armillary sphere, skeleton celestial globe

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q511: The Bible as a book
11P164: The Roman Catholic Church vs. Protestantism; (Reformation and Counter Reformation)
11P31521: Monk(s), friar(s)
61B2(Luther, Martin, 1483-1546): Historical person (with NAME)
11L532: Disputing theologians


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(67)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:134-135.

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