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Title: The pedler opening of his packe, to know of maydes what tis they lacke

First Line: Who is it will repaire

Tune: Last Christmas 'twas my chance

Themes:  Street traders

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
34B11: Dog
25H15: Forest, wood
46B222: Pedlar
46BB222: Pedlar - BB - women engaged in trade and commerce

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A14: Farmers
25I18: Outskirts of city
46B25: Going to the market
45K141: Walls ~ fortified city
25I1461: City-gate


Shelfmark: Firth c.23(101)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:238-239. Folded and damaged in the original. For another version of the second illustration, see Harding B 43(p. 71, 72).

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