Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Date
    between 1674 and 1679

Imprint:

printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, and J. Clarke



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Ballad

Title: The trapann'd taylor: or, A warning to all taylors to beware how they marry

First Line: I'le sing a song, and a dainty brave song

Tune: How many crowns and pounds have I spent

Themes:  Adultery


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33C4: Coitus, cohabiting, sexual intercourse
42D37: Partner deceived
41A761: Bed
42D39: Adultery
47H71: Tailor, dressmaker

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25162(+81): Hand on the heart (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
45C13(SWORD): Hacking and thrusting weapons: sword
46A12: Nobility and patriciate; chivalry, knighthood

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure


Printings:

Shelfmark: Vet. A1 b.6(1)

Notes:  Cropped along top edge.


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