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    [c.1685]

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Printed for C. Dennisson, at the Stationers-Arms, within Aldgate



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Ballad - Roud Number: V6607

Title: The merry beggars of Lincolns-Inn-fields. Or, The beggers art to get money

First Line: Three beggars met together

Tune: A begging we will go

Themes:  Beggars


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
46A151: Beggar
31A4153: Crutches
42B742: Mother and child(ren), woman and child(ren) (family group)
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
41D2339: Barefoot
31A4111: Blind, blindness
41D29: Clothed in rags
31A4152: Wooden leg
45B82: Disabled soldier
43C78: (playing with) toys


Printings:

Shelfmark: Firth c.23(94)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:252


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