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Printed for S. Deacon, at the Angel in Gilt-spur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V17663

Title: The northern ditty: or, The Scotch man out-witted by the country damsel

First Line: Cold and raw the north did blow

Tune: Cold and raw

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723


ESTC: N478234

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
46C131(+8): Riding a horse, ass, or mule; rider, horseman (+ unusual way of sitting on riding-animal)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
31A231: Standing figure


Shelfmark: Vet. A3 b.43(13)

Notes:  On the reverse is part of a broadside depicting the procession in London celebrating the Peace of Ryswick, 1697.

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